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Govinda KC urges government to fulfill demands of nurses

Kathmandu, May 19 Medical education reform activist Dr Govinda KC has urged the government to fulfill the demands of two nurses who have been staging a fast-unto-death for the past 10 days. Issuing a press release on Sunday, Dr KC said that it was quite disheartening to see the demands of nurses who play an […]

Dr KC demands govt appoint new TRC officials

Kathmandu, March 21 Medical education reform activist Dr Govinda KC on Thursday has demanded that the government appoint new officials at the Truth and Reconciliation Commission. He says the government should appoint the people whom the conflict victims’ families can trust, not the ones who have political affiliations. Likewise, they should be qualified and capable […]

Dr KC writes to Anna Hazare, expresses solidarity

Kathmandu, February 4 Nepal’s medical education reform activist Dr Govinda KC has written a letter to India’s social activist Anna Hazare, who has recently launched a hunger strike demanding implementation of a new anti-corruption law in India. Dr KC has recently ended a fast-unto-death, his 16th in past few years. Likewise, Hazare has launched the […]

Police foil doctors’ protest, detain 17 demonstrators

Kathmandu, February 1 Police in Kathmandu on Friday interfered in a protest carried out by an organisation of medical doctors in solidarity with medical education reform activist Dr Govinda KC. Foiling the protest, they also detained 17 demonstrators from outside the Tribhuvan University Teaching Hospital, where Dr KC is staging a fast-unto-death for past 24 […]

Congress obstructs legislature meeting

Kathmandu, January 31 The main opposition party, Nepali Congress, on Thursday afternoon, obstructed a meeting of the House of Representatives demanding that the government take immediate initiatives to save the life of Dr Govinda KC. The sexagenarian medical education reform activist has been staging a fast-unto-death, demanding that the government correct the National Medical Education […]

Govt doesn’t have alternative to meeting Dr KC’s demands: Former CJ Karki

Kathmandu, January 30 Former Chief Justice Sushila Karki has said the government does not have any alternative to meeting demands raised by medical education reform activist Dr Govinda KC. Karki went to the Tribhuvan University Teaching Hospital, where Dr KC has been staging a fast-unto-death demanding corrections in the National Medical Education Bill as per […]