Incident Reports

Youth arrested on the charge of raping a 20-year-old woman in Butwal


Lumbini, Rupandehi, Butwal, Ward 6

Police on July 8 arrested 19-year-old Sijan Thapa Magar of Butwal Sub-Metropolitan City-6 Maithipath on the charge of raping a 20-year-old woman. The victim filed a complaint at Area Police Office Butwal on the same day accusing Sijan of raping her on July 7 by promising to marry her.

Police arrested the accused on the basis of the complaint. The victim stated that Sijan raped her at a hotel in Butwal. The victim underwent medical examination at Lumbini Provincial hospital in Butwal.

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 Raped 1
Female Raped 1
Youth Raped 1