Incident Reports

Man arrested on charge of raping niece in Chitwan


Bagmati, Chitawan, Rapti

Police arrested a 35-year-old man, a resident of Rupandehi currently living in  Rapti Municipality-9, on May 3, on the charge of raping a 12-year-old girl on April 29.

He was arrested on the basis of a complaint lodged by the victim's mother at the Area Police Office, Khairhani. The accused is a relative of the victim. Police are further investigating 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