Incident Reports

Two arrested on charge of abducting and holding a women hostage in Bhaktapur


Bagmati, Bhaktapur, Changunarayan, Ward 1

Police arrested 37-year-old Dhiraj Shrestha of Bhaktapur, Madhyapur Thimi Municipality-6, and 29-year-old Rasila Awal of Changunarayan municipality-1, Saraswatikhel, on October 3,  on the charge of abducting a 30-year-old woman by threatening her and keeping her hostage. Nirman Bomjan,  husband of the victim, resident of Chandragiri municipality-3,filed a complaint against the accused on October 1, on the case of abduction. The police rescued the victim from Rashila Awal's house, Changunarayan municipality-1, Sarasawtikhel, on October 3. 

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Abduction
Weapons Unclear
Primary Cause Unclear
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 Abducted 1
Female Abducted 1