Incident Reports

Police arrests man on rape charge in Dailekh


Karnali, Dailekh, Bhagawatimai, Ward 1

Police on Sunday arrested 57-year-old Man Bahadur Thapa of Bhagawatimai Rural Municipality-1 in Dailekh on the charge of raping a 46-year-old woman having a physical disability.

Police arrested Thapa from his home after the woman's family filed a complaint against him on January 24, accusing him of raping the woman on January 21, informed information officer of District Police Office Dailekh inspector Nain Bahadur Saud.

The victim underwent a medical examination at Dailekh hospital on January 24. Police are further investigating 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 noyouth
Total Raped 1
Female Raped 1