Incident Reports

Police arrests youth on the charge of hacking facebook and defaming woman


Bagmati, Kathmandu, Kathmandu

Police has arrested a youth on the charge of harassing a woman who had gone abroad for study by hacking her facebook and sending her lewd threatening messages. The arrested has been identified as Dipesh Lohani of Dhanpal rural municipality-4 Karsiya. Lohani allegedly used to send lewd pictures and videos to people connected to him on facebook.  Police have arrested the accused and are charging him under Electronic Transaction Act.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Public humiliation
Weapons None
Primary Cause Other types of GBV
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 unknown
National/Online Media