Incident Reports

Five perpetrators of Gang-rape sent death threats to the victim in Kailali


Sudurpashchim, Kailali, Dhangadhi, Ward 5

A woman who was the victim of gang rape has been threatened by the perpetrators not to file a complaint in the police against the rape. On May 28, while the woman was sleeping alone on the roof of her house a group of five men abducted her to the jungle near Mohana river and raped her. At the time her husband had gone to the hilly area for some purpose. The incident came to light only after the return of the woman's husband on May 31. The woman said that the perpetrators have threatened to kill her and her husband if she lodged a complaint against them in the police. The victim's side nonetheless filed the complaint in the police. Police have arrested Prakash Kunwar,21, Kishan Shahi,20, and Sushil Rawal,20, on the charges of being involved in the rape incident. The other two, Niraj Shahi, 19, and Bimal Gurung, 21 absconded.
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 5
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth youth
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