Incident Reports

Six arrested on the charge of raping a teenage girl in Kapilvastu


Lumbini, Rupandehi, Kanchan, Ward 3

Police arrested six people Neeraj Karki of Kanchan rural municipality-5, Rahul Sinjali of Ward No. 4, Sulabh KC, Laxman Rasaili of Ward No. 3, Amit Kandel, and Gaurav Thapa on June 1, on the charge of raping a 17-year-old girl. According to the police, the accused abducted the victim on May 31 night while she was returning from the cultural program using a motorcycle and scooter. After abducting the victim the accused raped her in Kanchan rural municipality-3.  Police are further investigating the incident.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Rape
Secondary Form Abduction
Weapons None
Primary Cause Rape/sexual assault
Actor 1 - Number of people 5
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
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