Incident Reports

Man arrested on charge of sexually abusing a Covid-infected teen in Rolpa


Lumbini, Rolpa, Runtigadi

Police arrested Sheshmani Poudel, a 36-year-old engineer working in Runtigadhi village of Rolpa district. on the charge of assaulting a teenager. The girl was under home isolation after testing positive for Covid-19 and was sexually abused while she was bathing in a public tap.

According to police, Engineer Poudel was arrested on June 4 on the basis of a written complaint lodged by the victim. Further investigation is underway into the incident.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Rape
Weapons None
Primary Cause Rape/sexual assault
Actor 1 - Number of people 1
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth youth
National/Online Media