Incident Reports

Rape accused arrested


Lumbini, Palpa, Purbakhola, Ward 6

Police Friday arrested 50-year-old Deu Bahadur Jhedi of Purbakhola rural municipality-6 Heklang on the charge of raping a 75-year-old elderly woman. 

Jhedi raped the woman on August 8 while he was drinking alcohol with the victim and some other men. Locals informed police after they saw Jhedi raping the elderly woman. Police arrested him on Friday following the complaint from the victim's family.

Police are further investigating on the incident informed DSP Krishnaraj Sapkota of District Police Office. The victim underwent a medical examination at Palpa district hospital.

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 noyouth
Total Raped 1
Female Raped 1