Incident Reports

One arrested for selling petrol at higher prices in Sindhupalchowk


Bagmati, Sindhupalchok, Chautara Sangachok Gadhi, Ward 7

Police have arrested a man from Sindhupalchowk for selling petrol at a higher price than the market price. 

The arrestee is Mahesh Kumar Chaudhary of Kapilvastu Vijayanagar Rural Municipality-5, an employee of Jaymata Bhandevi Fuel Center at Chautara Sangachowkgadhi Municipality-7. 

DSP Madhav Prasad Kafle, District Police Office Sindhupalchowk, said that he was arrested while selling petrol at a higher price than the market price without providing the bill.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Black Marketing
Primary Cause Issues related to commodity availability, prices, and subsidies
Secondary Cause Irregularities in Commodity Market
Actor 1 - Number of people N
Actor 1 - Affiliations Private company
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people N
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth na
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