KATHMANDU, JANUARY 23: Civil Hospital has formed a probe committee to investigate the death of journalist LB Bishwokarma on Sunday. According to the administration of Civil Hospital, a four-member probe committee has been formed in the leadership of Dinesh Kumar Lamsal, head of the Emergency Department to study the death of journalist Bishwokarma. The team includes under secretary Krishna Sapkota, section officer Bhesh Raj Ghimire and chief of Cash Counter Bhesh Bahadur Basnet.
With the news of journalist Bishwokarma’s death criticism has been pouring in against the management of the Civil Hospital saying that the deceased journalist could be saved if the hospital had taken proper care.
The umbrella organisation of all the Nepali journalists Federation of Nepali Journalists, Press Council Nepal and many other organisations related to journalists have been demanding a probe into the sudden death of journalist Bishwokarma claiming that the life of a young journalist could not be saved due to the negligence of the hospital administration.