Incident Reports

Man accused of rape arrested in Tanahu


Province 4, Tanahu, Rhishing, Ward 4

Police arrested 32-year-old Laxman Ranabhata of Rishing rural municipality on the charge of raping a 27-year-old woman. DSP Yuvraj Timilsina of District Police Office, Tanahu said the accused was arrested on February 21 after the victim filed a complaint accusing him of raping her on February 18.

The victim underwent a medical examination at Damauli Hospital on February 18. Police are further conducting investigations 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 Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth noyouth
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth noyouth
Total Raped 1
Female Raped 1
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