Raj Kumar Shahi, 24, of Salle in Badegaon1 and Chandra Bahadur Tamang of ward no. 2 of the same VDC have been arrested on September 8 on charge of attempting to rape a 15-year-old girl of Bhotsipa3.
The girl says the duo tried to rape her in a jungle near Pyughar of Badegaon7 as she was heading to her home from uncle’s house on September 7.
The family of the girl filed a case against them at Bhimtar Police Station on September 7. Area Police Office’s Inspector Kumar Chhetri said the accused were arrested on the basis of the complaint. The girl was taken to Nawalur Sub-Health Police for medical check-up, Chhetri added.