Dr KC breaks hunger strike

Dr Govinda KC has ended his hunger strike after signing 22-point agreement with the government on Thursday, 27 days after the senior orthopedic surgeon started his indefinite hunger strike. Read more »

Dr. K.C Hunger Strike – Day 27: Talks fail, protests obstructed, doctor continues strike

Dr. K.C’s hunger strike has reached Day 27, here are the updates as the situation develops:  1. Talks with the government fail: Dr. KC’s team walk away following refusal to change Medical... Read more »

Dr. K.C hunger strike – Day 24: Health critical, govt indifferent

Fasting Dr. K.C has reached day 24 – one more day and he will break all previous records set by himself. Doctors at the hospital have expressed concern over the doctor’s deteriorating... Read more »

“Nepali girls sell themselves in Bangladesh to earn an MBBS degree” – Minister Tamang

Public outcry against the government and overwhelming support for Dr. K.C has members of the ruling party scrambling for defenses of the new Medical Education Bill, however their defenses remain weak, and... Read more »

Shifting the blame, PM Oli accuses other parties of politicising Dr. K.C’s case

Speaking at Pokhara University’s 19th general meeting in Pokhara, PM Oli defended claims the government was not concerned about Dr. K.C’s health. He however made no mention of how the government was... Read more »

Will ‘Nepal Communist Party’ allow Dr. K.C. to die?

Editorial: The Medical Ordinance Bill is on ‘high-priority’ at the House of Representatives (HoR) today, which kind of means a decision on Dr. KC’s ‘fast unto death unless demands are met’ is... Read more »

Dr. KC’s health deteriorates, shifted to emergency ward

Dr. KC who has been staging his 15th hunger strike from Saturday in Jumla was shifted to the emergency ward of Karnali Academy of Health Sciences (KAHS) owing to the deteriorating of... Read more »

Dr KC’s health condition at risk

The health condition of senior orthopedic surgeon Dr Govinda KC is vulnerable. Dr KC is on a hunger strike in Jumla since Saturday. Dr KC is experiencing increased pain in his limbs,... Read more »