Incident Reports

Three arrested on charge of sexually abusing Raute woman in Surkhet


Province 6, Surkhet, Gurbhakot

Police arrested three persons on the charge of sexually abusing a young woman from the Raute community by taking her to a hotel. Among the arrested are 35-year-old Doman Bahadur Gharti, 24-year-old Bhupendra Buda, and 29-year-old Binod Pun, Operator of the hotel, of Gurbhakot Municipality.

The accused allegedly took the woman to the hotel, made a video after getting her drunk, and uploaded it on social media. The police arrested them on June 5 after widespread criticism on social media. Police said that they are investigating the incident.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Sexual Assault
Weapons None
Primary Cause Other types of GBV
Actor 1 - Number of people 3
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth noyouth
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Adivasi/Janajati
Actor 2 - Youth youth
National/Online Media