Incident Reports

School teacher held on rape charge


Province 1, Udayapur, Katari, Ward 8

Police on Wednesday arrested a school teacher on the charge of raping a 10-year-old student in Udayapur district. Binod Lohani, a teacher at Janapriya Basic School, allegedly raped the minor on Tuesday evening, said police. Twenty-eight-year old Lohani, a resident of Chitwan, reportedly entered into the girl’s room on the pretext of teaching her and committed the crime. The victim was taken to Biratnagar for treatment. (PR)

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 N
Actor 1 - Affiliations Education sector/teachers (private and public)
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Students
Actor 2 - Youth youth
Total Raped 1
Female Raped 1
Youth Raped 1
National/Online Media , Local Newspaper - Mahottari