Incident Reports

Convicted rapist gets 8 years, asked to compensate victim


District Court has sentenced 32-year-old Phanindra Bahadur Karki of Prapcha VDC-5 to eight years in prison convicting him of raping a 10-year-old girl. District judge Subhashbabu Puri, on April 6, also ordered him to pay the Rs 100,000 as compensation. He was remanded in custody on January 13. A case of rape was filed against Karki, who was staying in a rented room in Siddhicharan Municipality, on December 27, 2014. The girl’s relatives expressed satisfaction regarding the court decision. S

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 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