Tanahun, Feb 3: Police arrested three persons for allegedly involved in the black marketing of diesel in Tanahun.
Police on Tuesday took under control three persons from Gachhepani of Shuklagandaki municipality.
The arrested are Suraj Lalchan, 32, of Shuklagandaki municipality-1, Sunil KC, 38, of ward no 5 of same municipality and Til Bahadur Ghale, 42, a local of Pokhara sub-metropolis-9 and currently living in Lekhnath municipality-13, confirmed DSP at District Police Office Rakesh Singh.
A police squad deputed from Area Police Office Belchautari seized a plastic drum containing 600 litres diesel and arrested three persons involved in the black marketing of fossil fuel, DSP Singh informed.
Investigation into the incident is underway, according to the police office.