Incident Reports

Police arrests man on the charge of marital rape


Lumbini, Rupandehi, Butwal

Police arrested a 22-year-old man from Butwal on the charge of raping his 21-year-old wife in Rupandehi.

Police arrested the man, after his wife filed a complaint at Area Police Office Butwal on September 24 accusing him of repeatedly raping and forcing her to perform oral sex with him. 

DSP Bhimlal Bhatta of Area Police Office Butwal said police have started further investigation by arresting the accused. The victim underwent a medical examination at Lumbini provincial hospital in Butwal on Tuesday.

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 Family/relative
Actor 1 - Youth youth
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Family/relative
Actor 2 - Youth youth
Youth Injured 00
Total Raped 1
Female Raped 1
Youth Raped 1