Incident Reports

Ward chairperson on the run in Darchula after being accused of rape


Sudurpashchim, Darchula, Malikaarjun, Ward 2

Madan Singh Dhami the ward chairperson of Malikarjun rural municipality-3 in Darchula district has been accused of raping a woman on February 3. According to the police, the victim  accused the ward chairperson of raping her on February 3 night. The ward chairperson has gone on the run after a complaint was lodged against him in connection with the incident. Police are looking for the accused.
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 n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations Local authorities (incl VDC, district, gov. line agencies at local level except education and health)
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth na
Total Raped 1
Female Raped 1
National/Online Media