Incident Reports

Rape accused arrested from Pokhara


Province 4, Kaski, Pokhara Lekhnath, Ward 26

Police have arrested Purna Bahadur Thapa, 57, of Chapachaur in Pokhara Metropolitan City-26 on January 9 on charges of raping a seven-year-old girl.

According to SP Jeevan Shrestha of the District Police Office, Kaski, the victim had lodged a complaint against the accused at the District Police Office, Kaski on January 9.

He said that the Kaski District Court has instructed him to investigate the case against the accused.

A health checkup of the victim was conducted at the Western Regional Hospital on January 10.

Sushan Ghimire

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