Nepalese Embassy opens accounts to accept donations from Thais


BANGKOK, 27 April 2015 – The Embassy of Nepal in Bangkok is welcoming monetary donations from Thai people through two bank accounts while affirming the search for the injured and the missing is ongoing in the quake-ravaged country.

HE Mr Khaga Nath Adhikari, Nepalese Ambassador to Thailand, has given an interview in regard to the massive tremor that shook Nepal on April 25. The disaster has left over 2,000 people dead and 7,000 others wounded and the numbers are still rising.

The Ambassador stated that the Nepalese government is continuously searching for more quake victims who are still unaccounted for. The search and rescue teams have been divided into the government’s team and the international team, with a focus on the capital Kathmandu which sustained the worst damage. In the meantime, humanitarian aid is coming in steadily from overseas as food, medicine and everyday necessities are in high demand.

On this occasion, the Ambassador invited Thai people who wish to donate funds to help the quake victims in Nepal to do so through Bangkok Bank account number 9313500234 and Siam Commercial Bank account number 0713017184. Any inquiries can also be made to the Embassy of Nepal in Bangkok at telephone number 0 2390 2280.