Incident Reports

Man arrested on charge of attempted rape in Chitwan


Bagmati, Chitawan, Rapti

Police arrested Mahendra Sapkota, a 27-year-old resident of Rapti Municipality-7 in Chitwan on the charge of attempting to rape a 17-year-old girl by closing her mouth while she was cutting grass at around 4:30 pm on July 9. Neighbours took control of Sapkota after the girl screamed for help. Later, they called the police and handed over Sapkota to the police.

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
National/Online Media