Incident Reports

Two youths arrested on charge of gang-rape in Salyan


Karnali, Salyan, Bangad Kupinde

Police arrested two teenagers of Bangad Kupinde Municipality on the charge of gang-raping a 14-year-old girl in Salyan. The accused were arrested on the basis of a complaint lodged by the victim's parent at the District Police Office, Salyan on April 29. The rape incident only became public after four months.

The victim, who is studying in class 8, returned home from school on January 23. As the victim's sister was out in the village to play, she went out to look for her. But, the two teenage neighbors took her to a nearby barn and gang-raped her.

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