Incident Reports

Ward Chairperson arrested on charge of attempted rape in Okhaldhunga


Province 1, Okhaldhunga, Manebhanjyang, Ward 3

Police arrested Ward Chairperson Medal Rai of Manebhanjyang Rural Municipality-3 on October 5 on the charge of raping a 24-year-old woman. 

The victim's family filed a complaint at the District Police Office on October 3 stating that the accused raped the victim on October 2. 

The woman shared that the accused had pressurized her to reconcile. 

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Rape
Weapons None
Primary Cause Rape/sexual assault
Actor 1 - Number of people 1
Actor 1 - Affiliations Local authorities (incl VDC, district, gov. line agencies at local level except education and health)
Actor 1 - Youth noyouth
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth youth