Incident Reports

Man arrested on charge of raping 4-year-old girl in Dhanusha


Madhes, Dhanusha, Janakpur, Ward 22

Police have arrested 50-year-old Chhedu Mandal of Busbitti in Janakpurdham Sub-Metropolis-22 on the charge of raping a 4-year-old girl of the same ward.

Dhanusha SP Prakash Ranabhat said that the accused were arrested on the basis of a complaint lodged against them for raping the girl.

On Tuesday evening, Chhedu Mandal took the girl to play. The family alleges that he took the girl to the mango orchard and raped her when no one was at home.

After not returning home till late evening, the family searched for the girl and found her unconscious in a mango orchard about 200 meters away from the house.

The accused Chhedu Mandal had earlier raped another woman from his own village. However, at that time, the incident was covered up in the village and fined by the Panchayat.

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 noyouth
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
National/Online Media