Quake Toll May Climb Up to 15,000: Nepal Army Chief

Nepal's army chief told NBC News in an exclusive interview on Thursday that up to 15,000 people may have died in the devastating earthquake that struck the country over the weekend. The official death toll from Saturday's 7.8-magnitude quake currently stands at 5,800.
Gen. Gaurav Rana, who is leading the nationwide rescue effort said, "Our estimates are not looking good. We are thinking that 10,000 to 15,000 may be killed.

wochit_news