Incident Reports

Man arrested on charge of raping his daughter-in-law


Province 1, Jhapa, Bhadrapur

Police on Monday arrested a 59-year-old father-in-law on the charge of raping his 22-year-old daughter-in-law in Bhadrapur, Jhapa.

The incident became public after the victim lodged a complaint at the District Police Office, Jhapa.

The victim had lodged a complaint with the police alleging that he raped her on January 28. Police are further investigating on 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 1
Actor 1 - Affiliations Family/relative
Actor 1 - Youth noyouth
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Family/relative
Actor 2 - Youth youth
Total Raped 1
Female Raped 1
Youth Raped 1
National/Online Media