Incident Reports

Accused of rape arrested in Palpa


Police arrested 32-year-old Kedar Ranapal, a resident of Shuklagandaki Municipality-10, Tanahun on the charge of raping a 30-year-old woman on October 19. The victim lodged a complaint against the accused in District Police Office -Palpa stating that she was raped on the pretext of exorcism. The diagnosis of the victim was done in Palpa hospital the same day. Further investigation is ongoing as per 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 noyouth
Total Raped 1
Female Raped 1