Govt team preparing for formal talks with Dr KC
KATHMANDU: The government team formed to hold talks with agitating Dr Govinda KC has started consultations with experts and bodies concerned.
The team has begun its homework on the basis of discussions held with exerts Tuesday in the presence of Prime Minister and Co-Chair of Nepal Communist Party (NCP) KP Sharma Oli and Co-Chair Pushpa Kamal Dahal. The Tuesday meeting was coordinated by NCP (NCP) parliamentary party deputy leader Subash Nembang on behalf of the government.
It is said that the team was planning to sit for formal talks with Dr KC by listing points for amendment to the National Medical Education Bill based on the suggestions of experts and demands of the agitating senior orthopedic surgeon.
Coordinator of the government talks team and Secretary at the Ministry of Education, Science and Technology, Khagraj Baral, has said that a positive atmosphere is being built for carrying out talks with Dr KC.
Dr KC has entered 26th day of his fast-unto-death, demanding reforms in medical education sector.