Incident Reports

Masked man tries to rape a woman in Jhapa


Province 1, Jhapa, Shivasataxi, Ward 9

A woman from Shivasatakshi Municipality in Jhapa has reported that a rape attempt was made upon her by a man wearing a mask.  The victim is a labor worker at Dudhe in Shivasatakshi Municipality-9. According to her, the masked man tried to rape her while she was returning home after work on  Friday evening. The man ran away after she escaped from his clutch by biting his fingers. He ran away after she cried for help, informed the victim.

The victim's family went to the Area Police Office JhilJhile following the incident demanding the arrest of the perpetrator. The victim's father lamented that the police promised to find the perpetrator and did not register any complaint.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Rape Attempt
Weapons None
Primary Cause Rape/sexual assault
Actor 1 - Number of people 1
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth unknown
National/Online Media