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Mass demonstration against arrest of Dr. KC

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  Kathmandu, Nepal      January 09 2018

 

Kathmandu, Nepal: A mass demonstration is organized at Maitighar Mandala and around the areas against the arrest of senior orthopedic surgeon Dr Govinda KC from early morning on Tuesday. 


People from different walks of life including the politician, civil society members and many others have participated at the demonstration chanting slogans against the arrest of Dr KC. The supporters of Dr KC have demanded immediate release of Dr KC. 

Police presented Dr. KC before the Supreme Court amid the protest in and around the areas. Dr. KC was arrested on Monday late evening on the charge of contempt of court following the order of the SC to arrest him.  

In the demonstration, Nepali Congress central member and former Health Minister Gagan Thapa, Naya shakti Nepal’s coordinator and former prime minister Dr. Baburam Bhattrai,  Bibeksheel Sajha Party chairman Rabindra Mishra and many leaders of the different political parties have participated in the demonstration.
 
As hundreds of thousand people gathered at the Maitighar Mandala, the traffic movement in and around the area has remained jam-packed.