Incident Reports

Youth arrested on the charge raping a minor in Mahottari


Police arrested Rajesh Lama, a 20-year-old youth of Bagmati municipality-8 Rahigaun, working in a brick kiln, on the charge of raping a 7-year-old minor girl.

According to the police, the accused raped the victim on March 25, when her parents were away for work by luring her into the accused's room and tempting her to give her chocolate. Accused absconded on March 31 after a complaint was lodged by victim's side. According to the victim's parents, the incident came into light only after 5 days when the victim showed problems while urinating and when the victim's mother saw injuries in her genitals. 

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 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 Injured 1
Female Injured 1
Youth Injured 1
Total Raped 1
Female Raped 1
Youth Raped 1
National/Online Media