CHITWAN, Sept 11: Prakash Chand Thakuri has been arrested from his college premises in Chitwan earlier today. He was taken by the police from the Chitwan Medical College in the morning informed the sources.
Prakash was the head of the organizational committee overseeing the Medical Education Struggle Campaign. He had appealed to the government for its inaction and apathy towards the various forms of corruption and negligence in the medical sector.
He was also in favor of implementing the government’s decision on imparting medical education at a cost that would be affordable for the common man.
Along with Prakash, several other students have also been arrested. Prakash is the son of Netra Bikram Chand aka Biplav the President of Nepal Communist Party which is currently banned by the government.