Monthly Archives: November 2017

Thrashing Incident in Sunsari Nov 16th 2017


Another incident of disrespect and physical violence against a doctor and seven health workers, this time in Sunsari (eastern Terai). It was reported in Shwasthya Khabar in Nepali language. My ability to read Nepali is limited, so I used Google … Continue reading

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Medical Education Ordinance certified, but continuing vigilance is needed. calling Doctor Narsingha….


According to legend (with help from Wikipedia https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hiranyakashipu ), Hiranyakashyapu asked for the following boon from Brahma: O my lord, O best of the givers of benediction, if you will kindly grant me the benediction I desire, please let me … Continue reading

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Will Nepal become a “degree factory” for doctors?


The Big Problem with medical education in Nepal Unless the trend of opening medical colleges in Nepal is stopped, the country risks gaining a reputation as a “diploma factory.” The MBBS degrees awarded to young students in Nepal will not … Continue reading

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