Incident Reports

Monastery's in-charge arrested on charge of sexual abuse


Sudurpashchim, Kailali, Godawari

Police arrested Ganesh Moktan Lama, an in-charge of the non-violent World Peace Religion Chakra Buddhist Monastery in Bankhet, Godavari Municipality in Kailai on the charge of sexually harassing the girls studying in the monastery. Lama had been teaching six dependent children in the monastery established in 2008

A police team had reached the monastery on May 27 after some girls in the monastery publicly told that Lama had sexually assaulted them.

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 Religious leader
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people 6
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth youth
National/Online Media