Incident Reports

Youth arrested on the charge of raping and trafficking a 14-year-old girl in Banke


Lumbini, Banke, Nepalgunj

Police arrested 20-year-old Feroj Sheikh of Nepalgunj sub-metropolitan city-20 of Banke district on July 22 on the charge of raping a 14-year-old girl by holding her hostage and trafficking her. According to the family of the victim, the accused kidnapped the girl on the afternoon of July 15 when she went to a computer center in Kanchanpur Municipality-8, and raped her by holding her hostage.  The police rescued the girl and arrested the accused with the help of the Indian police and have started investigation into the incident.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Rape
Weapons None
Primary Cause Rape/sexual assault
Actor 1 - Number of people 1
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