Incident Reports

Man arrested for taking woman hostage


Bagmati, Lalitpur, Mahalaxmi, Ward 8

On July 15, Sirutar Metropolitan Police Division and Balkot Metropolitan Police Division arrested 33-year-old Suraj Raut of Sasidol in Mahalakshmi Municipality Ward 8 on the charge of tormenting a 19-year-old girl after taking her hostage. The woman had been staying at Raut's house for the past eight months.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Abduction
Weapons None
Primary Cause Other types of GBV
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 youth
Total Abducted 1
Female Abducted 1
Youth Abducted 1
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