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Dr KC ends fast

Dr KC ends fast

TIKA R PRADHAN, Jul 27 Kathmandu
On the 27th day of his indefinite fast, senior orthopaedic surgeon at Tribhuvan University Teaching Hospital Dr Govinda KC on Thursday ended his 15th hunger strike after signing a nine-point deal with the government.After the government agreed to his major demand of putting a moratorium on opening new medical colleges in Kathmandu Valley for 10 years, Dr KC ended his hunger strike by drinking juice offered jointly by former vice-chancellor of Tribhuvan University Kedar Bhakta Mathema and Nepal Communist Party (NCP) leader Subas Nembang.
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