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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 […]

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 […]