Incident Reports

Youth arrested on charge of raping a teen girl in Jhapa


Province 1, Jhapa, Birtamod, Ward 7

Police arrested Dev Murmu, a 27-year-old resident of Gauradaha Municipality-8 on the charge of raping a 13-year-old girl. According to the police, Murmu took the girl to his in-laws' house at Munal Tol in Birtamod Municipality-7 on June 25 evening and raped her. The police are conducting a necessary investigation in this regard.

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
National/Online Media