Incident Reports

Complaint filed against accused of rape in Taplejung


Province 1, Taplejung, Meringden, Ward 2

A complaint was lodged against 25-year-old Dhan Bahadur Lohar of Meringden Rural Municipality-2, Santhakra on June 2 on the charge of repeatedly raping a 14-year-old girl on May 28 and 29. The girl has been examined at the district hospital on June 2.


Youth arrested on charge of raping a teen girl in Taplejung

Taplejung police arrested Dhan Bahadur Lwahar, a 25-year-old resident of Santhakra, Meringden rural municipality-2 of Taplejung on the charge of raping a 14-year-old girl on May 28. According to the police, Lwahar was arrested while they were searching for him since he was absconding after 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 Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth youth
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth youth
Total Raped 1
Female Raped 1
Youth Raped 1