Incident Reports

Teacher arrested for molesting a girl in Nijgad


Madhes, Bara, Nijgadh

Police arrested 56-year-old Gorakh Bahadur Thapa on the charges of molesting girl students. A teacher at a higher secondary school in Nijgadh, Thapa was arrested on March 22 on the charges of molesting an 8-year-old girl. The family of the girl had filed an FIR at the police office on March 22. Inspector Kailash Rai of the Area Police Office Nijgadh said that the teacher had been held in custody after extending his remand for four days. He added that Thapa was released with a warning on a similar charge previously.
Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Assault (small group)
Weapons None
Primary Cause Rape/sexual assault
Actor 1 - Number of people 1
Actor 1 - Affiliations Education sector/teachers (private and public)
Actor 1 - Youth noyouth
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Students
Actor 2 - Youth youth