Incident Reports

Rape accused youths arrested from Terhathum


Province 1, Terhathum, Aathrai, Ward 1

Police have arrested Shishir Limbu, 21, of Chuhandanda, Atharai Gaonpalika-1 and Ashok Ghimire, 27, of Arjundhara Municipality-7, Jhapa on January 2 on charges of gang-raping a 15-year-old girl. The victim had lodged a complaint against the accused at the District Police Office on January 2 accusing him of raping the girl. Inspector Komal Thakur of the District Police Office said that the accused was arrested on the basis of a complaint lodged by the victim. The girl has been examined at the district hospital on January 3.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Rape
Weapons None
Primary Cause Rape/sexual assault
Actor 1 - Number of people 2
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