Press release: ITU deploys emergency communication equipment in Nepal

Bid to coordinate relief efforts in aftermath of devastating earthquake

Geneva, 27 April 2015 – ITU has deployed emergency telecommunication equipment in Nepal following the 7.8 magnitude earthquake that hit the country on 25 April 2015.

The emergency equipment includes 35 satellite mobile phones and 10 satellite Broadband Global Area Network terminals along with solar panels and laptops to support relief coordination efforts.

For full text see: www.itu.int/net/pressoffice/press_releases/2015/10.aspx

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