Incident Reports

Police arrests two youth from Syangja on rape charge


Gandaki, Syangja, Harinas, Ward 6

A 19-year-old girl from Harinas Rural Municipality-6 has fallen prey to a sexual attack from two youths from the same place. According to police, 20-year-old Sandesh Thapa and 23-year-old Sagar Thapa raped the girl by offering her lift on their motorcycle. According to DSP Nabin Krishana Bhandari of Syangja Police, villagers came for the girl's help while Sandesh was about to rape her after Sagar first raped her. The two then fled on their motorcycle. Police arrested them on Sunday after the victim's family filed a complaint against them.

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 2
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth youth
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
National/Online Media