Incident Reports

Woman arrested for forcing girls into prostitution in Pokhara


Gandaki, Kaski, Pokhara Lekhnath

Police arrested 46-year-old Gautami Gurung of Rambazar in Pokhara sub-metropolitan city 10 on Sunday on the charge of forcing 5 girls aged 18 to 25 years into prostitution. Police arrested Gurung on the basis of a joint complaint filed by the five girls at ward police office Rambazar on April 27. Police also informed that the girls who lodged complaints were sent to Western Regional Hospital in Pokhara for medical check-ups. 
Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Threat/intimidation
Primary Cause Related to organized crime and illegal trade (drugs, arms, non-gendered human trafficking, protection racket, gang violence, etc.)
Actor 1 - Number of people 1
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people 5
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth youth