Incident Reports

10-year-old minor girl raped in Dhanusha, accused on the run


Province 2, Dhanusha, Lakshminiya, Ward 2

An incident of rape on a 10-year-old minor has become public in Dhanusha. A 55-year-old Badrinath Shah running a shop in Laxminiya Rural Municipality-2 of Dhanusha reportedly went on the run after raping the 10-year-old minor girl on Saturday. The incident became public after the minor girl told about it to her father.  According to sub-inspector Banake Gurung of Laxminiya Police Post, the accused had already absconded when police reached the site of the incident.

Update (9/10/2020)


50-year-old Badrinath Sah, who had absconded after raping the child , was arrested on Wednesday night while hiding in Mathiyani of Mahottari, police said.

Police said they were investigating upon Shah by keeping him under the control of the District Police Office, Dhanusha.

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