Incident Reports

Man arrested on the charge of sexually and physically assaulting a woman in Sindhupalchowk


Bagmati, Sindhupalchok, Lisangkhu Pakhar, Ward 5

Police arrested Bijaya Shrestha a 40-year-old man of Lishang Khupar rural municipality-5, on the charge of sexually and physically assaulting a 36-year-old woman on December 6. According to the victim, the accused sexually assaulted her on December 2, while she was out to see the festival in the local Jaleshwor temple. The complaint was lodged on December 5. According to the victim's father, the victim was injured when she resisted the sexual assault, and her health is being treated in the Norvic hospital, in Kathmandu. 

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Rape
Secondary Form Assault (small group)
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 noyouth
Total Injured 1
Female Injured 1