Incident Reports

Wife lodges complaint of marital rape in Kapilbastu


Lumbini, Kapilbastu, Krishnanagar, Ward 9

Police arrested the 39-year-old man of Krishnanagar Municipality-9 on May 27 on the charge of raping his 36-year-old wife. According to police, the victim had lodged a complaint at the Area Police Office, Ganeshpur on May 26 alleging that her accused husband had raped her on May 25. The victim was examined at Shivaraj Hospital, Bahadurganj on May 26.

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 noyouth
Total Raped 1
Female Raped 1