Incident Reports

RR College teacher on sexual violence charge


Province 3, Kathmandu, Kathmandu

A teacher at the Ratna Rajya Laxmi (RR) Campus of Kathmandu has been arrested on the charge of sexual violence.

The suspect has been identified as Bishnu Prasad Acharya, 45.

The teacher at one of the most crowded academic institutions of the capital was arrested at the college premises on Monday, according to police.

SSP Ashok Singh, the chief of the Metropolitan Police Range in Kathmandu, says he was arrested on the charge of committing sexual violence against a female student of the institution.

SSP Singh says Acharya has been remanded in custody for further investigation, and a probe has already started.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Sexual Assault
Weapons None
Primary Cause Other types of GBV
Actor 1 - Number of people 1
Actor 1 - Affiliations Education sector/teachers (private and public)
Actor 1 - Youth noyouth
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Students
Actor 2 - Youth youth
National/Online Media