Incident Reports

Kapilbastu teen arrested on charge of rape


Lumbini, Kapilbastu, Buddhabhumi, Ward 10

Police arrested 19-year-old Sanjay Tharu of Banganga Municipality-11, Kapilbastu, on September 1, on a charge of raping a 15-year-old girl.  The victim’s side had lodged a complaint at District Police Office, Kapilbastu, on August 29, accusing Tharu of raping the child on August 25 at a jungle in Budhhabhumi Municipality-10.

Health checkup of the victim was conducted at Kapilbastu District Hospital, Taulihawa, on August 29.

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 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