Tag: Govinda KC

From the Kathmandu Press: Sunday, January 14, 2018

Major Nepali and English broadsheet dailies published from Kathmandu on Sunday have prioritised a range of issues. Newspapers have criticised the government’s delay in appointment of province chiefs and name provincial headquarters as the Cabinet meeting failed to make any decision on those issues. The end of Dr Govinda KC’s fast-unto-death, the establishment of National […]

Nepal Bar Association defends CJ Gopal Parajuli, urges Dr Govinda KC to end fast

Kathmandu, January 12 Nepali lawyers’ umbrella organisation, Nepal Bar Association, on Friday defended Chief Justice Gopal Parajuli, in relation to charges labelled on him by senior medical education reform activist Dr Govinda KC. Expressing its opinion over the dispute today, the Central Committee of the umbrella body also said Dr KC should end exerting pressure […]

Dr Govinda KC reiterates demand for CJ Gopal Parajuli’s resignation

Kathmandu, January 11 Medical education reform activist Dr Govinda KC reiterates that Chief Justice Gopal Parajuli should immediately resign as the judiciary under his leadership cannot launch any independent and fair investigation. Dr KC issued a statement a day before he was released by the Supreme Court to argue that the Court order yesterday justified […]

Dr Govinda KC supporters say they will launch a ‘moral struggle’ against Oli

Kathmandu, January 11 Supporters of medical education reform activist Dr Govinda KC say they will now launch  a ‘moral struggle’ against CPN-UML Chairman and ‘prime minister-in-waiting’ KP Sharma Oli. The supporters were apparently angry at a statement made by the former prime minister at the Tribhuvan International Airport before he left for Bangkok yesterday. An […]

Dr Govinda KC says he will continue hunger strike

Kathmandu, January 11 Medical education reform activist Dr Govinda KC says he will continue his fast-unto-death after being released from the police custody following an order of the Supreme Court. He says the strike will continue till all of his demands are met. Earlier, after being released by the court, he had told media that […]

Dr Govinda KC’s lawyers want CJ Parajuli produced before the bench for trial

Kathmandu, January 10 Lawyers advocating for Dr Govinda KC during the hearing on a contempt of court case filed against him have demanded that Chief Justice Gopal Parajuli be brought to the trial as their client accused him of corruption. Earlier, the veteran medical education reform activist had repeatedly told the division bench of justices […]