Incident Reports

Goghraha: Man arrested for petrol black marketing


Madhes, Saptari, Rajbiraj, Ward 4

Police have arrested local businessman Ranjit Das in accusation of selling petrol at an inflated price. 30-year-old Das, a permanent resident of Boriya VDC-7, currently residing at Rajbiraj-6, was arrested after he was found to be selling petrol at an inflated price. According to DSP Dan Bahadur Karki, 23 litres of petrol was recovered from his storehouse. 
Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Black Marketing
Primary Cause Issues related to commodity availability, prices, and subsidies
Actor 1 - Number of people 1
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth noyouth
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth na
Local Newspaper - Saptari