Incident Reports

Five arrested on charge of raping a minor in Dhanusha


On August 9, police arrested 5 persons on the charge of raping a 14-year-old girl on August 6. They gang-raped the girl, filmed the incident, and made it public. They were arrested on the basis of a tip-off that the incident was being settled within the community.

According to Inspector Pappu Nayak of Area Police Office, Mahendranagar, among the arrested, 3 are minor boys.

There is no written complaint lodged from the victim's family.

The accused minors are being interrogated regarding the incident.

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 5
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