Incident Reports

Black-marketing of Remdesivir from pharmacy of Birat Medical College


Province 1, Morang, Biratnagar

The Department of Drug Management in Biratnagar and Morang Police on May 17 recovered the 24 vials of Remdesivir hidden at the pharmacy of Birat Medical College for the purpose of black-marketing. The department started the monitoring after a public complaint was lodged against the pharmacy by the relatives of the patient.

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 Health sector/health workers, doctors
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth na
National/Online Media