Incident Reports

Two sisters gang-raped by armed robbers in Dang


Lumbini, Dang, Lamahi, Ward 7

An armed group of three people assaulted a tipper driver and raped the driver's wife and sister-in-law on June 20 in Lamahi, Dang. According to the Ward Police Office, the driver of the tipper was tied to a tree on the forest road at Kamanpur of Lamahi Municipality-7.

According to the complaint, a 29-year-old driver and a 24-year-old co-driver were tied to a tree and then the driver's 27-year-old wife and 20-year-old sister-in-law were taken to the forest and raped.

Three persons who came on the same motorcycle had taken them hostage in the middle of the forest after overtaking a tipper returning from Rolpa at Samrat Cement Industry at Lamahi 7, Dang. Initially, the truck's glass was vandalized by blocking the road from the front, 'said Inspector Poudel. Citing the victim, police said that the three youths who came with weapons looted Rs 60,000 and jewelry of worth 45,000.

The driver managed to untie the rope after about an hour and a half. According to Inspector Poudel, the co-driver then spent the night sitting on the top of a tree out of fear. However, the driver reached the Armed Police Force Camp on foot at around 2.30 am on Monday. Armed police and police immediately went in search of the two women who had been abducted and disappeared. Police found them around 5 am in the morning.

Police arrested Kiran Budha, 21, of Kamanpur in Lamahi-7 on Monday morning on suspicion of being involved in the incident. According to police sources, Prem Pariyar, 20, of the same place, and Ajurna Chaudhary of Deupur, Lamahi-6 are absconding.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Sexual Assault
Secondary Form Robbery
Weapons Unclear
Primary Cause Rape/sexual assault
Secondary Cause Robbery/burglary/violent theft
Actor 1 - Number of people 3
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth youth
Actor 2 - Number of people 4
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth youth
Total Raped 2
Female Raped 2
Youth Raped 2
Total Abducted 4
Female Abducted 2
Youth Abducted 3
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