Incident Reports

Police personnel arrested on charge of attempted murder after rape


22-year-old Suresh Kathariya (Tharu), police personnel posted in Nawalparasi, was arrested on the charge of attempted murder after raping a 19-year-old girl on March 20. He was arrested from Mangalapur in Rupandehi on March 21 after the complaint of the victim and her family. 

According to police, Tharu had raped the girl and tried to strangle her to death with the fear of the incident being public and threw her into a nearby pit thinking that she was dead.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Murder/attempted Murder
Secondary Form Sexual Assault
Weapons None
Primary Cause Rape/sexual assault
Actor 1 - Number of people 1
Actor 1 - Affiliations Police
Actor 1 - Youth youth
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth youth
Total Injured 1
Female Injured 1
Youth Injured 1
Total Raped 1
Female Raped 1
Youth Raped 1
National/Online Media