"We are in the process of finding more information and are working to reach out to those affected, both at home and in Nepal," Modi tweeted.
"News has come in about an earthquake in Nepal. Several parts of India also experienced tremors." he said.
In the wake of the Earthquake, PM has spoken to Sikkim CM Shri Pawan Chamling.— PMO India (@PMOIndia) April 25, 2015
PM is trying to reach Nepal PM Shri Sushil Koirala, who is abroad. He has spoken to President of Nepal Shri Ram Baran Yadav.— PMO India (@PMOIndia) April 25, 2015
News has come in about an Earthquake in Nepal. Several parts of India also experienced tremors.— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) April 25, 2015
An earthquake of 7.5 on Richter scale struck various cities of India, including Delhi, Gurgaon, Kolkata and Guwahati at 11.41 a.m.
The epicentre of the earthqauke was in Lamjung, Nepal.
At least one person was killed when an old building collapsed in the premises of the Indian consulate in Kathmandu when a massive earthquake shook the country on Saturday.
The dead person was a Nepalese national, according to a journalist based in Kathmandu.