Incident Reports

Man arrested on charge of raping an 18-year-old girl in Kathmandu


Bagmati, Kathmandu, Kathmandu, Ward 16

Police from the Metropolitan Police Circle, Balaju,  arrested Dinesh Bishwakarma, a 36-year-old resident of Bidur Municipality-1, Nuwakot currently residing in Kathmandu Metropolitan City-16 Machhapokhari, on October 21 on the charge of raping an 18-year-old girl. Police arrested Dinesh after receiving information that he had raped the girl. Further investigation is underway, police said.

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
Total Raped 1
Female Raped 1
Youth Raped 1
National/Online Media