Incident Reports

2 women being trafficked to Oman via India rescued in Kanchanpur


The Maiti Nepal in Kanchanpur on Saturday rescued two women being trafficked to Oman via New Delhi of India, from Gaddhachauki. The women – aged 26 and 29 from Sunsari and Kaski respectively – were rescued from the western border point, said Maheshwori Bhatta, Coordinator at the Maiti Nepal in Kanchanpur. Bhatta informed that they were rescued from a bus (Na 5 Kha 897) en route to Delhi from Kathmandu. The women without passports or visas are suspected to have been enticed by the traffickers with the prospect of foreign employment.  
Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Abduction
Weapons None
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 n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people 2
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth noyouth
Total Abducted 2
Female Abducted 2
National/Online Media , Local Newspaper - Kanchanpur