Incident Reports

Another minor raped in Bhimdattanagar-2, Kanchanpur


Sudurpashchim, Kanchanpur, Bhimdatta, Ward 2

A 12-year-old girl was raped on Sunday evening at Bhimdattanagar -2 of Kanchanpur district, where 13-year-old Nirmala Panta was raped and murdered three months ago. According to Deputy Superintendent of Police Krishna Raj Ojha of the District Police Office, a teenage boy had raped the victim at around 7:00 pm on Sunday. The culprit has been held and kept in juvenile prison, said the police. Eighty-nine days have passed since the brutal rape and murder of Nirmala Panta. However, the state is yet to even identify the perpetrator(s) – leaving a huge question mark behind the all-round demand for justice – making this case murkier as days pass by.
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