Incident Reports

Septuagenarian arrested for raping child in Jhapa


Province 1, Jhapa, Damak, Ward 3

Police have arrested 74-year-old Tanka Rai on Tuesday from Damak Municipality-3, Jhapa, on a charge of raping a 9-year-old child. Police had arrested Rai after a complaint was lodged from the victim’s side on Monday. Further investigation is underway.

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 youth
Total Raped 1
Female Raped 1
Youth Raped 1
National/Online Media