Incident Reports

Couple arrested from Kathmandu on the charge of abduction and rape


Bagmati, Kathmandu, Kathmandu, Ward 10

Police arrested a couple from Kathmandu, Baneshwor-10 on the charge of raping and holding a girl hostage. The accused are identified as  Niraj Sharma, a 39-year-old resident of Morang, Biratnagar Metropolitan city-17, and his 38-year-old wife Nitu Sharma where as the victim is a 38-year-ol women.  According to the police, the girl was held hostage and raped.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Sexual Assault
Secondary Form Abduction
Weapons Unclear
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 noyouth
Total Raped 1
Female Raped 1
Youth Raped n/a
Total Abducted 1
Female Abducted 1
Youth Abducted n/a
National/Online Media