Khotang,Balatkar prayaska aropit giraftar.
Police have arrested Sher Bahadur Rai, 28, of Triyuga Municipality-3, Udaypur on January 25 on charge of attempted to rape a 20-year-old woman.
Rai, a tractor driver by profession, allegedly tried to rape the woman in a jungle lying between Mattim and Laphyang VDCs on Janaury 23.
The woman told police over telephone that Rai gave her a ride he would drop her off at her home but tried to rape her as they reached the jungle and that she somehow managed to escape.
DSP Govinda Kumar Shah led team arrested Rai and rescued her as soon as they got the call. DSP Shah said the legal procedure had been forwarded against him.