Incident Reports

Doctors stage sit-in before DAO Kaski demanding annulment of impractical provisions


Gandaki, Kaski, Pokhara Lekhnath

Youth Doctor's Association staged a sit-in before the District Administration Office Kaski on Monday demanding the amendment of the impractical provisions in the Medical Education Regulations and Unified Examination Information. Stating that the division of seats for entrance examination for MD/MS was particularly unfair towards non-government doctors, they also submitted a memorandum to DAO Kaski.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Gherau/Dharna (sit-in)/padlocking
Primary Cause Issues related to the quality of public services (health, education etc.)and access to these services
Actor 1 - Number of people N
Actor 1 - Affiliations Health sector/health workers, doctors
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people N
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Other state institutions
Actor 2 - Youth na
National/Online Media