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Supreme Court directs Police administration to arrest hunger strike champion Dr. Govinda KC
  Kathmandu, Nepal      January 08 2018


Kathmandu, Nepal: the Supreme Court (SC), the Apex Court of the country, has on Monday ordered the Police administration to arrest senior orthopedic doctor Govinda KC on contempt of court case. 

The SC has made the order soon after KC begun his 14th hunger-strike demanding resignation of Chief Justice Gopal Parajuli.

Dr. KC began his 14th series of hunger-strike accusing Chief Justice Parajuli of maintaining ties with medical mafia. KC had been staging hunger strike demanding reform in the medical sector. 

According the SC, the Ministry of Home Affairs and the Police Headquarter are ordered to present Dr. KC on Tuesday 9:00 AM. 

Responding to the contempt of court case filed by SC section officer Netra Bandhu Poudel, a single bench of Justice Dambar Bahadur Shahi had directed the police to present Dr. KC before the court.