Nepal’s Ministry of Home Spokesperson R.K. Subedi told our correspondent that 26 people were killed in Bara and one person died in Parsa district on Sunday evening. The injured have been admitted at various hospitals.
The rescue and relief work is underway.
Prime Minister K.P. Sharma Oli has expressed grief over loss of lives. In a tweet Prime Minister Oli has expressed heartfelt condolences to the bereaved families.