Incident Reports

Four arrested for raping a teenager in a hotel at Pokhara


Gandaki, Kaski, Pokhara Lekhnath, Ward 2

Police arrested 24-year-old Kapil Gurung, 22-year-old Yogesh Thakali, 19-year-old Pukar Gurung, and 18-year-old Sushil Gurung of Annapurna Rural Municipality-3 on the charge of raping a teenager in Pokhara. According to Subhash Hamal, spokesperson of the District Police Office, Kaski, a case has been registered against them under the Chapter of 'Abduction and hostage-taking' of the Muluki Criminal Code. Police said that they had taken the girl in a car bearing number plate GA 1 CHA 7745 from near Sahara Hospital at around 6:30 am on July 14, Tuesday and raped her in a hotel of Lakeside.

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 4
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth youth
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth youth
Total Raped 1
Female Raped 1
Youth Raped 1
Total Abducted 1
Female Abducted 1
Youth Abducted 1
National/Online Media