Incident Reports

Chairperson of orphanage arrested on the charge of sexually abusing young girls


Police arrested Shankar Bahadur Chand, the operator of an orphanage in Kanchanpur on the charge of sexually abusing the girls staying there. According to the police, Chand had been sexually abusing girls at the orphanage for a long time. A complaint was lodged against Chand by a 14-year-old and a 16-year-old girl dependent in the orphanage. Police have started an investigation into the incident by holding him in custody.

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 Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people 2
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth youth
National/Online Media