Incident Reports

Nine-year-old girl killed after rape in Salyan


Karnali, Salyan, Kumakhmalika

The District Police Office suspects murder of a nine-year-old girl after rape on March 27. The spokesperson of DPO Inspector Binod Khadka said that the nature of the girl's body suggested that she might have been raped and killed later. Locals had reported police after finding her body. Police arrested 22-year-old Gopal Chalaune of Gimali VDC-3 on March 28 in connection with the incident. According to police, preliminary investigation showed that Chalaune took the girl near the house while nobody was home and killed her after rape. The body of the deceased was brought to the District Hospital for a post-mortem on March 28. The accused is held at the DPO Salyan. 
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 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