Incident Reports

Man arrested for raping two minor sisters


Province 1, Jhapa, Birtamod

Jhapa/Apr 22

Police have arrested a person on the charge of his involvement in raping two minor sisters in Jhapa district on Wednesday morning. According to the Area Police Office, Birtamod, the arrested is Singh Bahadur Khawas, 38, of Shaniarjun Municipality-5. Deputy Superintendent of Police, Sanjay Bahadur Raut, said that Khawas was arrested on the basis of a complaint of the rape case. Khawas had raped both sisters on Tuesday evening. Khawas raped the six-year-old and three-year-old sisters at their house at a time when they were alone in the house. He had consumed alcohol, it is learnt. Both the girls underwent health check-up at Dharan-based BP Koirala Institute of Health Sciences on Tuesday night, added Raut.

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 2
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth youth
Total Raped 2
Female Raped 2
Youth Raped 2
National/Online Media