Dr KC launches fast onto death again

People's Review - - FRONT PAGE - By Our Re­porter

Se­nior or­tho­pe­dic sur­geon Dr. Govinda KC has been stag­ing in­def­i­nite hunger strike at the Dis­trict Po­lice Of­fice in Jumla since Satur­day.

He had reached to Jumla to protest al­ter­ations in the Med­i­cal Ed­u­ca­tion Or­di­nance with the Re­place­ment Bill reg­is­tered in the Par­lia­ment Sec­re­tar­iat on Fri­day. He has been de­mand­ing en­dorse­ment of the en­dorse­ment of the Med­i­cal Ed­u­ca­tion Re­place­ment Bill by par­lia­ment. But in­stead of en­dors­ing the bill, the gov­ern­ment tried to re­place it with a new bill favour­ing the CPN lead­ers who have in­vested in med­i­cal col­leges. He has also ob­jected to the de­lays in set­ting up the in­fra­struc­ture and hu­man re­source for ad­mit­ting MBBS stu­dents to the Kar­nali Academy of Health Sciences and slug­gish progress made by the Geta Med­i­cal Col­lege, aDhangadhi. He had a plan to stage his lat­est hunger strike

at Kar­nali Academy of Health Sciences, but when he was ar­rested be­fore stag­ing his hunger strike, he started his 15th fast-unto-death at the po­lice of­fice. Dr. KC, had staged nu­mer­ous hunger strike for the pro­vi­sions in­cluded in the or­di­nance, which the present gov­ern­ment gov­ern­ment at­tempt to al­ter the bill failed at the mo­ment, Dr KC is still giv­ing con­ti­nu­ity to his hunger strike. He has de­manded that the gov­ern­ment should es­tab­lish med­i­cal col­leges in Doti and Udya­pur dis­tricts. He also de­manded that the gov­ern­ment with­draw its de­ci­sion to bar de­te­ri­o­rat­ing from Mon­day. He is ex­pe­ri­enc­ing in­creased pain in his limbs, head and chest. Ac­cord­ing to Dr Pu­jan Rokaya, med­i­cal direc­tor at the Kar­nali Academy of Health Sciences, Jumla, was quoted by the RSS. Dr KC has passed out only 200 milliliters urine in the last

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