Incident Reports

Teen girl gang-raped in Jhapa


Province 1, Jhapa, Arjundhara

Police arrested Lok Bahadur Shrestha alias Kazi, a 45-year-old resident of Arjundhara Municipality-3 on June 24, on the charge of raping a 13-year-old girl in Jhapa.  According to police, Lok Bahadur along with 48-year-old Om Ghatani, of the same place, gang-raped the girl. Although police arrested Kazi from the police post on June 26, Om is absconding. Police said that a search for Om was underway.

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 2
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