Incident Reports

Complaint lodged against a man on charge of attempting to rape his daughter-in-law in Saptari


A 22-year-old woman lodged the complaint against her 51-year-old father-in-law on the charge of attempted rape on October 26. According to the police, the victim claimed that the accused attempted rape on her on  July 14. The victim has been living in her maternal home since the incident. The victim was admitted and \treated in the Gajendra Narayan Singh Hospital after she was physically assaulted by her father-in-law, mother-in-law and sister-in-law on July 15.  The Son of the accused claimed that the accusation is false. The accused has not been arrested yet. 

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Sexual Assault
Secondary Form Assault (small group)
Weapons None
Primary Cause Rape/sexual assault
Secondary Cause Domestic violence
Actor 1 - Number of people 3
Actor 1 - Affiliations Family/relative
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Family/relative
Actor 2 - Youth youth
Total Injured 1
Female Injured 1
Youth Injured 1