Incident Reports

KMC students stage demonstration in Kathmandu against additional fee


Bagmati, Kathmandu, Kathmandu

Students of Kathmandu Medical College (KMC) have staged a protest in Kathmandu against the college for charging more fee than prescribed by the government.

Stating that KMC has demanded additional fee of Rs 2 million from students under various headings, they have gathered at Maitighar Mandala in the capital and staged a protest rally up to New Baneshwor.

Students have even padlocked the college after they were demanded extra fees. The students complained that the medical education commission did not comply with their request for tuition fees. The students participating in the demonstration carried placards with ' Ensure the future of students' slogans displayed.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Demonstration
Primary Cause Other economic issues
Actor 1 - Number of people N
Actor 1 - Affiliations Students
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people N
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Education sector/teachers (private and public)
Actor 2 - Youth na
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