Incident Reports

Bhaktapur: Man arrested on the charge of raping minor


Bagmati, Bhaktapur, Bhaktapur, Ward 1

A man has been arrested on the charge of raping a minor in Bhaktapur, one of the three districts of the Kathmandu valley.

Anish Bhujel aka Ashok (19), a resident of Shailung rural municipality-7, Dolakha, has been arrested on the charge of raping a 13-year-old.

Bhujel took the girl to a restaurant in Dudhpati, Bhaktapur municipality-1, and committed the crime, according to a complaint filed with the police.

Following the complaint, the police launched a manhunt and arrested him at Bhuldhoka, Lalitpur metropolitan city-9, according to DSP Raju Pandey of the Bhaktapur District Police Range.

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
National/Online Media