Incident Reports

Man arrested on the charge of attempting to rape a minor in Khotang


Police arrested Bhuwan Kumar Pradhan, a 26-year-old man of Khotehang rural municipality-7 in Khotang on May 27, on the charge of attempting to rape an 8-year-old minor girl. According to the police, the accused took off the clothes of the victim and attempted to rape her while she was going to school. According to the victim's family, the accused wrapped his hands around her mouth to stop her from calling for help.  According to the victim, the accused also attempted to rape the elder sister of the victim.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Rape Attempt
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
National/Online Media