Incident Reports

Police arrests 18-year-old youth on the charge of attempting to rape minor girl in Ramechhap


Bagmati, Ramechhap, Umakunda, Ward 7

Police have arrested 18-year-old Padam Bahadur Newar aka Prakash on the charge of attempting to rape a 5-year-old minor girl from Umakunda Rural municipality-7 Bhuji in Ramechhap. The incident took place on Friday, November 19 while the minor girl was returning home with her 8-year-old sister. According to reports, Prakash snatched the minor girl and tried to rape her by taking her to an isolated place.

Police arrested the accused who went on the run following the incident from his home on Monday.

Police registered a case of rape attempt against the accused on Tuesday and are further investigating the incident.

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