LPG black marketeer arrested from Balkhu

KATHMANDU: Police on Thursday arrested a man for his alleged involvement in black marketing of LP gas from a vegetable market in Balkhu, KMC-14.

An arrestee has been identified as Birendra Mahat (30), hailing from Birgunj of Parsa district, currently residing at a rented room near the Kumari Club of Balkhu in the Capital.

Mahat was apprehended along with 8 full-filled gas cylinders of various brands, while selling each at Rs 5,500, said police.