Incident Reports

19-yr-old girl with physical disability gang-raped in Kanchanpur


Sudurpashchim, Kanchanpur, Bedkot, Ward 5

A 19-year-old girl has been gang-raped in Bedkot municipality-5 in Kanchanpur district. The girl was gang-raped at the freed bonded labor camp in Dharampur on Thursday.

A preliminary investigation of the police has revealed that two boys gang-raped her by providing her drink laced with sedatives, said DSP Amar Thapa of District Police Office, Kanchanpur.

Meanwhile, police have arrested 22-year-old Dhan Bahadur BK for his alleged involvement in the crime while the suspect is at large, said Thapa. Police said they have launched a manhunt to nab the absconding culprit and are investigating the case. The rape victim is physically disabled.

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 2
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
National/Online Media