Incident Reports

Man arrested from Lalitpur on charge of rape


Province 3, Lalitpur, Bagmati, Ward 7

Police have arrested 32-year-old Shankar Sapkota of Bagmati Rural Municipality-7, Gimdi, Lalitpur, on a charge of raping a 17-year-old girl on January 12. A team of police deployed from Area Police Office, Gimdi has arrested the Sapkota after getting information that the accused have raped the victim on Tuesday night.  Further investigation is underway upon the incident.

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
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