Incident Reports

Indian national held for rape attempt in Sankhuwasabha


Province 1, Sankhuwasabha, Madi, Ward 4

According to the District Police Office, Sankhuwasabha, 39-year-old Saifukul Miya of Namuniya in Malda District of West Bengal, India, currently residing in Madi Municipality-4 in the district attempted to rape a 35-year-old woman in the area yesterday.

Police said, “Miya, who earns his living by collecting garbages, allegedly raped the woman walking nearby her house in the morning.”

Subsequently, a police team deployed from the nearby Madi Area Police Post apprehended the rape accused on the same day.

Meanwhile, further investigation is underway, police said.


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
National/Online Media , Local Newspaper - Saptari