Tag: Rape

17-year-old girl gang-raped in capital

Kathmandu, August 29 In yet another incident of sexual violence in the capital, a 17-year-old girl has complained that she was raped by two men at a guesthouse in Kalanki of Kathmandu recently. Based on her complaint, police have arrested 1 23-year-old man, a permanent resident of Gajuri-1 in Dhading district. Another man from the […]

Rupandehi police arrest main suspect of two-week-old gang rape case

Butwal, June 30 Police in Rupandehi district of western Nepal on Saturday night arrested a person for his alleged involvement in a gang rape case around two weeks ago. The investigators claim Bishnu Tharu Chaudhary is the main suspect of the case. Police Inspector Shankar Pokharel says that the 22-year-old, a permanent resident of Gaidahawa […]

High govt official held for raping own daughter repeatedly

Kathmandu, June 11 Police in Lalitpur district say they arrested a high official working for the government after his teenage daughter filed a complaint that she was raped by her father repeatedly. Police have not revealed the identity of the accused as it will also reveal the identity of the victim. However, it has been […]

Nawalparasi West locals accuse policemen of rape, demand action

Nawalparasi, May 20 Locals of Sunawal in Nawalparasi West district of Province 5 have staged a demonstration calling for action against two security personnel of Riot Control Police Office there for their alleged involvement in a rape case. Locals hit the street to pile pressure on the authorities to take action against the police personnel […]

Ruling party lawmaker demands death sentence to control rape

Kathmandu, November 26 A central leader of the ruling Nepal Communist Party has demanded that convicts of certain rape cases be killed in punishment so that it would deter others from the crime. NCP Central Committee member and lawmaker Amrita Thapa Magar says political parties will be forced to think of capital punishment if the […]

Two survive gang rape in Siraha; suspects on the run

Lahan, November 12 Two cases of gang rape have been reported in Siraha, a district in Province 2. A teenage girl and another 20-year-old woman were raped by a same group on the night of Bhaitika last Friday, according to police. The two of Laxmipur Patari Rural Municipality-2 were allegedly assaulted by a group of […]