Incident Reports

Seven shops fined for black marketing in Kailali


The Joint Market Monitoring Team fined Himal Pharmacy located at Attaria, Kailali with Rs 200,000. During the monitoring, the team seized various expired medicines recovered from Saroj Medical Hall of Dhangadhi and imposed a fine of Rs 20,000. 

A fine of Rs 200,000 has been imposed on Global Surgical House of Dhangadhi for black-marketing PPEs and masks. Similarly, a fine of Rs 20,000 has been imposed on Shubharamba Pharmacy, Shailashwari Ayurvedic Hall, and RB Pooja Store for black-marketing masks.

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 7
Actor 1 - Affiliations Private company
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Group of civilians (only Target)
Actor 2 - Youth na
National/Online Media