Incident Reports

Indian citizen arrested in rape accusation


Madhes, Siraha, Bariyarpatti

Police arrested 26-year-old Mukesh Sahani, an Indian citizen, in accusation of raping a 16-year-old girl while going to attend a fete at Bariyarpatti-3 in Siraha. The girl was allegedly raped on Sunday. 

Police had taken three people, including Sahani, in custody in connection with the incident. However, police shared that since it was mentioned in the complaint that one person raped the victim, Sahani was arrested. Investigation regarding the incident is ongoing.

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
National/Online Media , Local Newspaper - Dhanusha , Local Newspaper - Mahottari