Incident Reports

Youth arrested on the charge of sexually assaulting a minor in Dhanusha


Madhes, Dhanusha, Mithila Bihari, Ward 9

Police arrested Chandan Kumar Yadav a 20-year-old youth of Mithila Bihari municipality-9 on May 21, on the charge of sexually assaulting a 5-year-old minor boy. The victim alleged that the accused sexually assaulted him on May 21 while going to the bathroom. According to the police, the victim's father was physically assaulted by the accused. 

The victim's father alleged that he was beaten by Bindeshwar Yadav's supporters saying that the incident should be settled in the village. The boy's father has alleged that Raj Kishor Yadav, Puran Yadav and Bhajan Yadav, aides of the ward chairman, had beaten him. The victim's family claimed that Chandan Kumar Yadav sexually abused his son in collusion with the ward chairman as Bindeshwar Yadav, who was elected as the ward chairman, was pressuring him to support him in the local election and threatened to create an incident if he did not win the election.

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