Incident Reports

Rape accused arrested from Kathmandu


Bagmati, Kathmandu, Nagarjun, Ward 4

Police on June 6 arrested 35-year-old Krishna Tamang of Belkotgadhi municipality-7 Nuwakot currently residing in Nagarjun-4  Bafal of Kathmandu on the charge of raping a 22-year-old woman. Police arrested the accused after the victim's relative filed a complaint against him at Swoyambhu Police Circle on June 5. The victim underwent a medical examination at maternity hospital in Thapathali. Police are further investigating the incident by holding the accused in to custody.

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 noyouth
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