Incident Reports

Sentenced for more than 50 years in jail on the charges of murder after rape in Surkhet


Karnali, Surkhet, Lekbeshi

The District Court of Surkhet has given a life-sentence along with confiscation of property of 32-year-old Purna Bahadur Thadamagar of Kalyan VDC-7, 32-year-old Khadga Bahadur Gahamagar of Neta VDC-7 and 38-year-old Yam Bahadur Raskotimagar on the charges of raping and murdering 10-year-old Manisha Rana of Neta VDC-7. These accused committed gang rape on a girl on November 16, 2015, before murdering her. The victim’s family lodged a complaint at DPO on the same day. A single bench of District Court Judge Kailash Prasad Subedi gave the verdict on the case. 
Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Sexual Assault
Weapons None
Primary Cause Rape/sexual assault
Actor 1 - Number of people 3
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth noyouth
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth youth
Total Killed 1
Female Killed 1
Youth Killed 1
Total Raped 1
Female Raped 1
Youth Raped 1