Maria Yakovleva


Age: 25

Summary: Russian diplomat serving as an attache of the Russian Embassy in Islamabad, Pakistan
who was among one of more than 40 Russian foreigners reported missing and presumed dead following the devastating 7.8-magnitude earthquake in Nepal that killed more than 5,300 people and injured over 19,000 others during a series of major aftershocks, which also triggered multiple avalanches on Mount Everest and in Langtang valley with the death toll that continues to rise becoming one of the worst natural disaster to strike the Himalayan country since the 1934 Nepal-Bihar earthquake.

Cause of Death: Killed during an earthquake

Born: July 25, 1989

Died: April 25, 2015

Langtang, Nepal