Incident Reports

Man arrested on charge of abduction and rape attempt in Kathmandu


Bagmati, Kathmandu, Tokha

Police have arrested 34-year-old Deepak Gautam of Galkot Municipality-3 Baglung who is accused of attempting to rape a 20-year-old girl by holding her hostage at a guest house in Tokha. According to police Gautam abducted the girl from Kathmandu Metropolitan City-32 Koteshwor and tried to rape her on December 20, 2020.

Based on a complaint lodged by the victim, police arrested the accused on February 24 from Gongabu.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Abduction
Secondary Form Sexual Assault
Weapons None
Primary Cause Rape/sexual assault
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 youth
Total Abducted 1
Female Abducted 1
Youth Abducted 1
National/Online Media