Incident Reports

Complaint filed against the accused of human trafficking


Lumbini, Banke, Kohalpur

A complaint was lodged against 40-year-old Dev Bahadur Damai of Kohalpur Municipality-11 on November 9, alleging him of holding a  33-year-old woman hostage and trying to traffic her.  

According to the complaint, the accused took the victim to India on August 29 and sold her, saying that he would send her to Israel for foreign employment. The victim came to Nepal by fleeing from India secretly.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Abduction
Weapons None
Primary Cause Related to organized crime and illegal trade (drugs, arms, non-gendered human trafficking, protection racket, gang violence, etc.)
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
Total Abducted 1
Female Abducted 1