Incident Reports

Youth gang raped and killed in Bajhang


Sudurpashchim, Bajhang, Bungal, Ward 2

A group including the JCB driver of Kalamgagadh Hydropower Project gang-raped and killed 20-year-old Lalita Dhami of Bungal Municipality-2, Basti. Irate locals vandalized 10 vehicles and the field office of hydropower in response to the incident. 

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Murder/attempted Murder
Secondary Form Sexual Assault
Weapons None
Primary Cause Rape/sexual assault
Actor 1 - Number of people 3
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth youth
Total Killed 1
Female Killed 1
Youth Killed 1
Total Raped 1
Female Raped 1
Youth Raped 1
National/Online Media