Incident Reports

Businessman arrested for black marketing in chemical fertilizer


A team of District Administration Office, Ramechhap had arrested a  businessman from Okhreni town on the charge of black marketing in chemical fertilizer during lockdown.

Padap Bahadur Tamang, an owner of Agricultural cooperative limited. Okhreni was arrested for selling chemical fertilizer saying it of an expensive brand. The administration is preparing to charge Tamang under Black Marketing and Social crime Act 2032, police said.

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