Incident Reports

Complaint lodged against rape accused


A complaint has been lodged against 26-year-old Janak Shahi a Bajhang based herb trader originally from Simikot Rural municipality in Humla on November 26 at District Police Office on the charge of raping a 13-year-old minor girl

According to DPO, police arrested Shahi on November 22 after receiving an oral complaint of rape against him the previous day from the victim's family.  Police also stated that Shahi raped the victim at a hotel after her friend left her there on purpose. Police are further investigating on the incident.

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 1
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 Raped 1
Female Raped 1
Youth Raped 1