KATHMANDU, Dec 17 : Crusader for medical education reform and senior orthopedic surgeon Dr Govinda KC on Monday warned that he would launch a fresh hunger strike from January 1 if his demands are not met by the government then.
KATHMANDU, Aug 24: Dr. Govinda KC has demanded that the government amend the new Muluki codes and not introduce laws which curtail the freedom of expression. Dr. KC has also urged the government to prevent the influence of mafia while granting affiliations to colleges from the Agriculture and Forestry University.
KATHMANDU, Aug 17: Majority of the lawmakers at a parliamentary committee have stressed the need for implementing the deal signed between the government and Dr Govinda KC and bringing the Medical Education Act in line with the agreement. However, a few lawmakers insisted that the new act should not infringe upon the rights of the provinces.
JUMLA, Aug 17: It has been almost a week since the government of Karnali Province formed a taskforce to investigate into police brutality against supporters of Dr Govinda KC at Karnali Academy of Health Sciences (KAHS). However, much to the disappointment of Jumla locals, the taskforce has yet to begin its investigation.