Incident Reports

Three employees of Tripureshwor based petrol pump arrested for stealing petrol


Bagmati, Kathmandu, Kathmandu

Three employees of Mayaram-Bholaram petrol pump in Tripureshwor have been arrested while stealing petrol. Following the employees' arrest, the distribution of fuel at the pump has been stopped. More than 400 motorcycles are queuing up at the pump for petrol. Six thousand litres of petrol was provided to the pump for distribution to motorcycles and scooters of plate numbers from 31 to 45 lot. An accusation of stealing, manager of the pump Krishna Thapa, cashier Lok Bahadur Thapa and security guard Shiva Bahadur Thapa have been arrested. DSP Bishow Pokharel suspected that the arrested might have been involved in stealing and black marketing of fuel for a long time. 
Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Robbery
Weapons None
Primary Cause Robbery/burglary/violent theft
Actor 1 - Number of people 3
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Other private sectors
Actor 2 - Youth na
National/Online Media