Caritas is rapidly responding to a massive 7.8 earthquake that has hit Nepal - the deadliest for more than 80 years in the country. The epicentre was between the capital Kathmandu and the city of Pokhara. Assessments are coming in and Caritas teams in country are organising the response. “Rescue is the first priority. Lots of people have lost their homes and are out on the street or in open spaces, so we will be looking to provide them with food and temporary shelter.”
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