Residential doctors demonstrate in support of Dr KC
July 13, 2018 05:50 PM NPT
Photo: Keshab Thoker/Republica
KATHMANDU, July 13: In support of Dr Govinda KC, residential doctors from TU Teaching Hospital demonstrated at Maitighar Mandala on Friday. Expressing solidarity with KC, Tribhuvan University Teaching Hospital has halted all services except emergency.
During the protest, doctors checked the health of different passers-by in the open lawn.
Dr Govinda KC’s health condition has worsened since yesterday night, according to doctors. KC is on a fast-unto-death in Jumla district for the past fourteen days.
KC is currently on his 15th hunger strike at the Karnali Academy of Health Sciences in Jumla, demanding reforms in the medical education sector.