CIAA Chief Lokman S. Karki skips parliamentary Committee Meeting.
Kathmandu, July 27, 2016:Â Bibeksheel Nepali Party has demonstrated with banners and pamphlets shouting slogan â€˜Get well soon Lokmanâ€™ in front of Bhatbhateni in the capital on Wednesday.
The demonstration has been staged as a symbolic protest after Chief Commissioner of the Commission for the Investigation of Abuse of Authority (CIAA), Lokman Singh Karki didÂ notÂ attend the Good Governance and Monitoring Committee (GGMC)Â meeting which was held on TuesdayÂ atÂ Singha Durbar citingÂ health problems.
In a letter to the committee, Karki hadÂ said thatÂ he would not be able to attend the meeting due to throat infection and doctors have advisedÂ him not to speak for a week. He has further stated that he is taking antibiotics.
The GGMC had invited Karki andÂ other commissioners to discuss accusations that the CIAA had interfered in Kathmandu University’s MD/MS entrance examination against the principle of academic jurisdiction by holding the examinations on their own.