Incident Reports

Medical suppliers fined for black marketing


Lumbini, Banke, Nepalgunj

The Joint market monitoring team led by District Administration Office, Banke have imposed a fine of Rs 200,000 to Global Scientific Corporation and Rs. 60,000 to Nepalgunj Surgicals on the charge of black marketing in K-N95 mask. PPEs and infrared thermometers. In the lockdown Period, the joint market monitoring team fined 5 medical stores on the charge of black marketing.

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/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations Private company
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth na
National/Online Media