Nepal restores cultural sites after earthquake

It has been two years since a powerful earthquake hit Nepal and killed more than 9,000 people. Local communities are now trying to restore the capital city's cultural heritage.

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    It has been two years since a powerful earthquake hit Nepal and killed more than 9,000 people.

    It also significantly damaged cultural and historic monuments around the country.

    Local communities are now trying to restore the capital city's cultural heritage.

    Al Jazeera's Ramyata Limbu reports from Kathmandu.


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