Incident Reports

Court sentence for six years on charge of sexual abuse


Province 1, Sunsari, Dharan, Ward 2

The District Court of Sunsari has ordered to sentence Bikal Adhikari,19 of Dharan Municipality-9 for six years on June 30 on the charge of molesting three years old girl. A single bench of district court judge Bharat Lamsal has given his verdict in the case. The victim’s parents had lodged a complaint at Area Police Office of Dharan on April 6. He was arrested by the police on April 10 for further investigation. The victim’s family had lodged a complaint of rape however the court gave a verdict of molestation and sentenced him for six years. The accused was remanded in custody at Jhumka prison on May 6. 
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 youth
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