Stories Tagged 'Hunger strike'
Agitating inmates at Kailali District Prison, who are in judicial custody for their alleged involvement in 2015 Tikapur incident, ended their hunger strike on the ninth day on Monday, following a four-point agreement with the local administration. Chief District Officer (CDO) Govinda Rijal ended the strike of 23 accused by feeding them juice. full story »
Rastriya Janata Party-Nepal (RJP-N) lawmaker Resham Chaudhary, the main accused in Tikapur incident, and 24 others accused have begun an indefinite hunger strike at Kailali District Prison starting Sunday.full story »
Anti-corruption campaigner Dr Govinda KC on Saturday announced another round of hunger strike from March 13, this time against the chief justice of the Supreme Court.full story »
Dr Govinda KC, orthopaedic surgeon at the Tribhuvan University Teaching Hospital who has staged a series of hunger strikes demanding reforms in the country’s medical education sector, broke his fourteenth fast on Saturday on the basis of an agreement reached with the government on Friday evening.full story »
Rastriya Prajatantra Party-Nepal (RJP-N) Saptari district leader Laxman Yadav has been staging hunger strike for the past three days arguing that the party had neglected honest cadres during the candidates’ selection full story »
Senior Orthopaedic Surgeon Dr Govinda KC ended his hunger strike on the 14th day after signing a 10-point pact with the government on Wednesday. full story »
Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba on Wednesday held telephone talks with senior orthopedic surgeon at the Maharajgunj-based Tribhuvan University Teaching Hospital (TUTH) Dr Govinda KC, who has been staging an indefinite hunger strike demanding reforms in country’s medical profession and education sector.full story »