Incident Reports

Youth held for attempting to rape 12th grader


Province 1, Khotang, Ainselukhark, Ward 2

A youth has been arrested on the charges of attempted rape in the district. Police arrested 30-year-old Min Bahadur Puri, Bakachol-7, for attempting to rape a teenage girl while she was walking to her school on February 15. “We rushed to Juledanda jungle after hearing screams calling for help. When we reached the incident site, we saw the 12th grader being overpowered by Puri. He was trying to remove her clothes with the attention of raping her while the girl was struggling to free herself,” said a local. According to the victim, Puri advanced to her and started groping around her body to rape her while she was walking to school alone in the Jhuledanda jungle. The victim is at the District Hospital, Diktel for a medical checkup. Police are investigating the case after taking the perpetrator under control, DSP Manoj Yadav told Republica Online. 
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 noyouth
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
INSEC , National/Online Media