Incident Reports

22-year-old youth arrested on the charge of raping a minor in Solukhumbu


Province 1, Solukhumbu, Dudhkoshi

Police arrested Rupdhan Rai, a 22-year-old youth of Thulung Dudhkoshi rural municipality, on October 25, on the charge of raping a 5-year-old minor.  According to the police, the accused raped the victim while she was alone in her home, and parents came to know about the rape after the victim became sick on a regular basis. The complaint was filed only a month after the incident, according to the police, and the accused was arrested right away.

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 youth
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