KATHMANDU /Nepal/, May 4. /TASS/. An An-148 aircraft of Russia’s Emergencies Ministry with some 40 Russians on board has left earthquake-stricken Nepal for Moscow, the ministry told TASS.
Earlier the ministry said its plane landed in Kathmandu Airport at 00:15 Moscow Time.
The An-148 left Moscow May 1. It made two intermediate stopovers in Turkmenistan and India.
Last Wednesday, April 29, two Russian Emergencies Ministry aircrafts brought to Moscow from Nepal 128 citizens of Russia and other countries.
A 7.9 magnitude earthquake rocked Nepal on April 25. A total of 70 aftershocks followed. According to the latest data, more than 7,000 people have been killed and over 14,200 others injured. The quake has ruined 140,000 residential houses and has damaged another 140,000 buildings.