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#WarAgainstDoctors in Nepal with #mulukiAeen #WeAreWithYouNMA


The doctors of Nepal are leading a nationwide protest by shutting down hospital services except for emergency cases, starting today ( well, strictly speaking, yesterday since they are a day ahead of us on the International Date Line). The government … Continue reading

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Doctors thrashed by mob of fifty people at work in India, after death of 26 year old man, March 20th 2018


Okay, so I use this blog to keep a running track of “thrashing incidents” in Nepal. I also list incidents in India since this problem is worse there. Today’s news was about the actual death of a resident doctor in … Continue reading

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Sept 31st: The NMA hospital protest fizzles out


The hospital protest is over, and the question is whether it made any difference. Here is the press release in Nepali from Nepal Medical Association. I sent out a general query as to whether it was a successful protest or … Continue reading

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चरीकोटमा भएको जस्तो हमलालाई कसरी टार्न सकिन्छ ?


ग्रामिण क्षेत्रमा स्वास्थ्य सेवा उपलब्ध गराउँने चिकित्सकहरू को हुन् ? नेपालमा एमबीबीएस डिग्री एउटा स्नातक तहको चारवर्षे कार्यक्रम हो जसको अन्त्यमा एक वर्षे इन्टर्नशिप गर्नुपर्ने हुन्छ। चारवर्षे यो कोर्श अत्यन्त प्राज्ञिक खालको छ र यसमा पढ्ने र परीक्षा लिने विधिमा … Continue reading

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About the Charikot Incident, Sept 28th 2016


Sept 30th update and correction The post below was written shortly after I learned of the events in Charikot. Turns out the patient was two-and-a-half years old, not a newborn. There have been other developments – all the doctors have left; … Continue reading

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Ten Rules to Prevent Thrashing of Doctors in Nepal


Update October 2nd 2016 In Charikot, Dolkha district, there was an “incident.”  I do not pretend to know the details, but one pertinent feature was publishing a videotape of the doctors involved, apologizing for what happened.  Fortunately, these particular doctors … Continue reading

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Two doctors thrashed at Patan Hospital Sept 10, 2015 and what to do about it


ATTENTION: the text in color, is “hyperlinks” – click on each colored word and it will lead you to another place that provides background. News from Patan Two doctors got beaten by angry relatives of a patient, at Patan Hospital. here … Continue reading

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