Incident Reports

Alumunium sheets found hidden in Gorkha


Gandaki, Lamjung, Besishahar

Aluminium sheets allegedly are hidden by an NGO called 'People in Lead" has been recovered from the ware house of Cocacola Dealer in headquarter of Gorkha district. Although a representative of the NGO claimed that they had brought the aluminium sheets for distribution in the district but the Disaster Relief Committee informed that the NGO had not come in contact with them. The government has made one door relief distribution policy mandatory in which all relief distributions have to be made through the government's local body in the district. There is a scarcity of aluminium sheet in Gorkha district at the moment in the aftermath of the earthquake. It is suspected that the aluminium sheets were hidden with the intention of selling them at a highly profitable sum later.
Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Black Marketing
Primary Cause Issues related to the delivery of non-government aid programs (e.g. earthquake rehab/recon)
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations CSO/NGO
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth na
National/Online Media