Incident Reports

Rape accused arrested


Gandaki, Tanahun, Byas

Police have arrested 32-year-old Gopal Bhandari and 31-year-old Bimal Dhakal of Urlabari-3, Morang on the charge of raping a 30-year-old woman on June 27.

According to DSP Lilaraj Lamichanne of  District police office, Tanahun they arrested  Bhandari and Dhakal from Byas Municipality-3 Damauli after the victim lodged a complaint on June 27 at District Police Office, Kaski. DSP lamichhane said the victim had lodged a complaint accusing the truck driver Dhakal and his conductor Bhandari of raping her at Byas municipality-12, Chirkane on June 26.

The victim went to Pokhara on the same day and filed a complaint at the District Police Office with the help of relatives. Health check-up of the victim has been done at Damauli Hospital on June 27.

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 2
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth noyouth
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth noyouth
Total Raped 1
Female Raped 1
INSEC , Local Newspaper - Parsa