Incident Reports

Elderly man arrested on the charge of raping two minors in Jhapa


Province 1, Jhapa, Mechinagar

Police have arrested 73-year-old Kapilmani Paudel of Mechinagar Municipality-12 on September 15, on the charge of raping a 17-year-old girl and her 11-year-old sister in Jhapa. According, to the police, it was revealed that he went to the victim's house and raped them several times. Similarly, it has been revealed that the 17-year-old girl is three months pregnant. Consensual sex with a minor under the age of 18 is considered rape by law. Area Police Office Anarmani has started investigation against Poudel by arresting him on September 15.

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 noyouth
Actor 2 - Number of people 2
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth youth
Total Raped 2
Female Raped 2
Youth Raped 2
National/Online Media