Incident Reports

Man arrested on charge of raping his niece for three years in Jhapa


Province 1, Jhapa, Birtamod

A man was arrested from Durgapur of Jhapa, on March 18, on the charge of raping his 14-year-old niece. The victim who faced sexual abuse for a long time finally spoke about the incident to her relatives on March 29. The victim's family then lodged a complaint against the accused. According to police, the accused raped his niece that he had kept in his home for the past three years. 

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 na
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