Incident Reports

Teacher arrested on charge of attempted rape on a 14-year-old student in Bajhang


Sudurpashchim, Bajhang, Jaya Prithivi, Ward 6

District Police Office, Bajhang has arrested 31-year-old Jagat Singh, teacher of  Bhavani Secondary School in Naura of Jaya Prithvi Municipality-6 on the charge of attempting rape on his own student.

Singh had tried to rape a 14-year-old girl from the same village who is studying in class 9. According to the police, the teacher was arrested on Sunday evening on the basis of a complaint lodged by the victim's relatives. Singh allegedly tried to rape the girl on March 27 while she was at the public tap to fetch water. Chief of the District Police Office, Bajhang, DSP Rupak Khadka said that further investigation is underway into 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
National/Online Media