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Dr Govinda KC will spend second night in custody as hearing postponed for Wednesday

Kathmandu, January 9 A lawyer for medical reform education activist Dr Govinda KC says the hearing undergoing at the Supreme Court about a contempt of court charge filed against the veteran orthopaedic surgeon has been postponed for Wednesday. It means Dr KC will stay at a police custody tonight as well. Advocate Om Prakash Aryal […]

It’s not me, but Gopal Parajuli, who is guilty of contempt: Dr Govinda KC

Kathmandu, January 9 Medical education reform activist Dr Govinda KC, who is under trail for a contempt of court charge at the Supreme Court, denies the charge. He further says Chief Justice Gopal Parajuli’s activities are against the dignity of independent judiciary. While he was presented before a division bench of justices Om Prakash Mishra […]

Gagan Thapa challenges Chief Justice Parajuli to file contempt case against him

Kathmandu, January 9 Extending his solidarity to medical reform education activist Dr Govinda KC, who has been arrested by police following a Supreme Court order on a contempt of court charge, former Health Minister and Nepali Congress leader Gagan Thapa has challenged Chief Justice Gopal Parajuli to convict him as well in the case. Addressing […]

From the Kathmandu Press: Tuesday, January 9, 2018

All major Nepali and English newspapers published from Kathmandu on Tuesday have given attention to the arrest of medical education reform campaigner Dr Govinda KC on a contempt of court charge. Other political issues including the government’s preparations to fix provincial capitals and appoint province chiefs, and CPN-UML and CPN-Maoist Centre’s preparations to unify the […]

Dr Govinda KC accuses Chief Justice of corruption, demands resignation as he begins 14th fast

Kathmandu, January 8 Enraged by the Supreme Court’s order to reinstate Dr Shashi Sharma as the Dean of Tribhuvan University Institute of Medicine, medical education reform activist Dr Govinda KC on Monday has accused Chief Justice Gopal Parajuli of being corrupt and colluding with the ‘mafia’. Dr KC demands that Parajuli resign from the position. […]

Dr Govinda KC to begin another round of indefinite hunger strike today

Kathmandu, September 6 Tribhuvan University Teaching Hospital’s senior orthopaedic surgeon Dr Govinda KC will begin another indefinite hunger strike today, demanding that agreements signed with him earlier be implemented. Issuing a statement 10 days ago, Dr KC had warned that he would stage the fast-unt0-death from today if the demands were not met. It will […]