Incident Reports

Arrested on charge of forced prostitution


Lumbini, Rupandehi, Butwal, Ward 5

Police have arrested 40 years old hotel operator Shov Bahadur Basnet of Gulmeli Hotel at Butwal Sub-metrpolis-5 on June 1 on charge of employing 20 years old woman in a prostitution luring her for a better job. He was arrested from the hotel.

The victim had lodged complaint at Area Police Office of Butwal against the accused on charge of forced prostitution luring her for cleaning job in a hotel.

Based on a complaint, the accused was arrested on a same day from the hotel according to DSP Dil Bahadur Malla of DPO.

She underwent health checkup at Lumbini provincial hospital in Butwal according to the police.

Reema BC

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