Incident Reports

One arrested from Birgunj on charge of raping minor girl


Madhes, Parsa, Birgunj

A 12-year-old girl was allegedly raped by her 18-year-old neighbor in Ramtol of Birgunj Sub-metropolitan city on Sunday. Police have initiated an investigation into the incident by arresting the accused, Hamid Raj Alam alias Munna. The incident took place early morning on Sunday when the minor girl had gone out to answer nature's call. According to DSP Hobindra Bogati, Munna raped the minor girl by taking her to a public resting place located in the village. Hearing her cries for help, some locals rushed to the spot and nabbed the accused and later handed him over to the police. Police sent both the victim and the accused for a medical check-up at Narayani sub-regional hospital. Police are further investigating into the incident by holding the accused into custody at DPO Parsa, informed DSP Bogati. 

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
National/Online Media