Incident Reports

Rape accused arrested from Dhankuta


Province 1, Dhankuta, Dhankuta, Ward 1

Police on Thursday arrested a 19-year-old youth on the charge of raping a 15-year-old girl in Nigale of Dhankuta Municipality on August 11.  


Police have arrested 22-year-old Bimal Tamang and 19-year-old Nikesh Tamang of Dhankuta on in accusation of raping a 15-year-old girl.

The victim was raped on August 10 and 11 by Nikesh and Bimal respectively. Nikesh was arrested nine days and Bimal was arrested 11 days after 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 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