Incident Reports

Youth arrested on charge of marrying a minor and raping her


Karnali, Salyan, Darma

Police arrested 25-year-old Kisan Chaudhary of Bardiya Banshgadi-2 on May 31 on the charge of raping a 15-year-old girl. The accused had been working at Darma Rural Municipality as a laborer. He allegedly lured the victim, had eloped, and married her on May 30.

According to the police, the victim's side had lodged a complaint against the accused on June 1 on the charges of rape, child marriage, and polygamy. As per the complaint, the victim was raped on May 27.

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 Family/relative
Actor 1 - Youth youth
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Family/relative
Actor 2 - Youth youth
Total Raped 1
Female Raped 1
Youth Raped 1