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Dr KC airlifted to Kathmandu as his health condition deteriorates further

  Kathmandu, January 19 Medical education reforms activist┬áDr Govinda KC, who started his 16th hunger strike last week, was brought to Kathmandu on early Friday morning after his health condition deteriorated. He was airlifted to Kathmandu by a Nepali Army’s chopper at 3 am and is being kept at the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) of […]

Gagan Thapa urges PM to save Dr KC’s life

Kathmandu, January 17 Nepali Congress leader Gagan Thapa has appealed to Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli to take immediate initiatives to save the life of medical education reform activist Dr Govinda KC. KC is staging a fast-unto-death in Ilam district of eastern Nepal for past nine days. Whereas his health is deteriorating, the government has […]

Dr KC’s health deteriorates, but refuses medicine, relocation

Ilam, January 15 Medical education reform activist Dr Govinda KC’s health is deteriorating and his treatment at the District Hospital in Ilam, where he is on a hunger strike for the last seven days, will soon become impossible, doctors say. Doctors say that KC, who began his 16th fast on Wednesday after the government tabled […]

From the Kathmandu Press: Tuesday, January 15, 2019

Most newspapers published in Kathmandu on Tuesday have highlighted reports related to the deteriorating health of Dr Govinda KC. Other political, social and economic issues have also received attention on the front pages. Here’s a summary of important, ignored and interesting reports that made it to the front pages on Tuesday. Important   Dr KC […]

Fasting Dr KC taken to hospital as health deteriorates

Ilam, January 14 Aides and supporters have taken medical education reform activist Dr Govinda KC to hospital after his health deteriorated, on Monday morning. Demanding that Parliament endorse the National Medical Education Bill including points of an agreement the government signed with him last year, Dr KC is on a fast-unto-death in Ilam district of […]

From the Kathmandu Press: Sunday, January 13, 2019

Various newspapers, Nepali and English, published from Kathmandu on Sunday have published stories about a range of issues from political, sociocultural and economic issues. Many newspapers have published news stories about various forms of irregularities in the country’s biggest academic institution, Tribhuvan University. On the political front, the virtual split surfaced in the Bibeksheel Sajha […]