Incident Reports

Elderly man arrested on charge of sexually abusing a minor in Saptari


Madhes, Saptari, Tirahut, Ward 5

Police arrested 76-year-old Laxmi Mahato of Lohajara in Tirhut Municipality-5 on November 27 on the charge of sexually abusing a 7-year-old girl after a complaint was lodged by the victim's side.

According to Ramananda Chaudhary, ward chairperson of Tirhut Rural Municipality-5, the accused had also sexually abused another girl in the village five years ago.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Rape
Weapons None
Primary Cause Rape/sexual assault
Actor 1 - Number of people 1
Actor 1 - Affiliations Criminal
Actor 1 - Youth noyouth
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth youth