Incident Reports

Elderly man arrested on charge of raping disabled girl


Bagmati, Chitawan, Chitwan National Park

 Police have arrested an elderly man from Bhumlichowk in Gorkha on charge of raping a disabled girl around a week ago. 70-year-old Indra Bahadur Gurung has been arrested by Nepal Police for allegedly raping an eighteen year old disabled girl who could not speak and hear properly. According to locals Indra Bahadur had raped the girl while she was in the field on March 21. Indra Bahadur's wife had witnessed the rape and had informed the villagers. Police arrested him after being notified of the rape on Saturday. The victim has undergone medical check-up at Gorkha Hospital.
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 noyouth
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