MORANG, Dec 30: Bijay Tolangi, 26, the ward member of Belbari Municipality-2, who was accused of rape, has been sent to jail. Tolangi was sent to Morang jail for judicial remand on Thursday.

MORANG, Dec 20: The police have arrested four people on the charge of taking two 14-year-old girls to a hotel and raping them.

Three boys arrested for molesting girls

December 12, 2022 17:11 pm

POKHARA, Dec 12: Three boys have been arrested in Pokhra for raping girls. According to the Provincial Police Office, Gandaki, the three arrested are 16-17 years old.

One arrested on charge of raping girl

October 11, 2022 13:12 pm

Chitwan, Oct 11; One person has been arrested on the charge of rape in Chitwan.

Sandeep Lamichhane arrested from TIA

October 6, 2022 11:32 am

KATHMANDU, Oct 6: Sandeep Lamichhane, the suspended captain of the Nepali national cricket team who was accused of rape has been arrested by the police from the Tribhuwan International Airport (TIA).

KATHMANDU, Oct 1: Cricketer Sandeep Lamichhane, who is accused of raping a minor girl, has announced that he will arrive home on October 6 and submit himself to police.

BHAKTAPUR, Sept 22: Police have arrested a man on the charge of raping a 15-year-old mentally-challenged girl.

JANAKPURDHAM, September 13: The body of a woman aged around 26  years was found in a bamboo bush in Sahidnagar Municipality-3 Yadukuha of Dhanusa.

BAITADI, August 18:  Chief of Purchaudi Multiple Campus, Rajendra Singh Negi, who is accused of rape, has been remanded to custody.

ITAHARI, July 30: Police have arrested two people on charge of rape in Itahari.

BIRGUNJ, July 25: Three boys including a minor have been arrested by police on the charge of raping and murdering a four years old girl.

MORANG, July 20: The rape of a minor girl has come to light six months after the crime took place. The incident of rape of an 8-year-old girl from Kanepokhari Rural Municipality of Morang was made public toward mid-July.

Campus chief accused of rape

July 15, 2022 11:20 am

BAITADI, JULY 15: Rajendra Singh Negi, chief of Baitadi's Purachaudi Multiple Campus, has been accused of rape. A case of rape has been registered against him, said Baitadi Police Spokesperson Inspector Lokraj Joshi.

SURKHET, July 8: District Court, Surkhet has slapped two men with seven years in jail for sexually assaulting two young girls from the Raute village in the district. The court also slapped a fine of Rs 200,000 each.

KATHMANDU, July 8: The Parliamentary Committee on Law, Justice and Human Rights has agreed to extend the statute of limitation for rape cases by one year for adults and two years for minors.

BAITADI , June 29- Two people, including a ward chairman, have been arrested for raping a 28 years old woman from Baitadi on March 21. The alleged perpetrators are ward chairman of Mainali Municipality-1 of the district Sharad Singh Negi and Keshav Singh Negi.

KATHMANDU, June 25: Members of federal parliament have stressed more discussions to revise the statute of limitation on rape cases in the laws.

CHITWAN, June 20: Three people have died after rape in Chitwan. According to the statistical report published by INSEC, three have died in the duration of six months. The INSEC has stated that three from Rapti-1, Khairhani-10 and Ichhyakamana-3 have died during their treatment in Bharatpur hospital after they were raped

DANG, June 18: A girl with a mental illness has been raped by four youths in Dang district. According to the Area Police Office, Tulsipur, a 25-year-old mentally ill girl of Tulsipur-5 was gang-raped by four youths on Thursday night.

KATHMANDU, June 16: A case has been filed against Manoj Pandey, director of ‘Model Global Visa Consultancy’ in Kathmandu District Court. He has been accused of raping young girls. The District Attorney Office, Kathmandu, on Wednesday filed two cases, ‘Human Trafficking’ and ‘Child Sexual Abuse’ against Pandey.

BAJURA, June 15: Police have arrested three people in Bajura on the charge of rape and atempted in a period of one month. Three cases have been registered at the District Police Office, Bajura in the Nepali month of Jyestha itself. Of them, two are accused of rape and one is accused of attempted rape.

BIRENDRANAGAR, June 7: A seven-year-old girl has been raped and killed in Surkhet. The minor girl was killed after being raped in Gurbhakot Municipality-5 on Monday night.

KATHMANDU, June 6: Nepali Congress (NC) lawmaker and former minister Min Bahadur Bishwakarma has said that the statute of limitations for filing complaints against rape and other forms of sexual violence should not be removed.

DAMAK, May 1: Police arrested 86 persons accused of rape in 106 incidents of rape in Jhapa in the last 10 months.

BARA, May 29: A minor who was arrested on the charge of killing a man who tried to rape her has been tortured by the police.

KATHMANDU, May 26: Police have arrested the then principal Raj Kumar Khadka on charges of raping a Grade IX of Blooming Lotus English School in Itahari five years ago. He was arrested by the Central Investigation Bureau (CIB) of Nepal Police.

KATHMANDU, May 26: The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has urged the bodies concerned to give justice to the survivors and take action against the guilty by carrying out fair and effective investigation into the incidents of rape and sexual assaults.

KATHMANDU, May 22: Women parliamentarians have demanded the government immediately remove the statute of limitations in cases of heinous crimes such as rape and sexual assault.

KATHMANDU, May 21: Metropolitan Police Crime Division (MPCD), Kathmandu on Saturday arrested Manoj Pandey, who faces allegation of raping a teenager some eight years ago.

KATHMANDU, May 21: It is only fair and rational to think that the deadline for justice should be when the victims get justice and the perpetrators get punished. However, the National Penal Code Act 2017, Chapter 18, Section 229 (2), statute of limitations, states that “no complaint shall lie after the expiry of one year from the date of commission of any of the offences such as rape, sexual harassment, child sexual abuse, among others.”

The minor accused of raping actor Pal Shah has changed her statement, contradicting her own prior testimony. The victim, a minor, who is also an aspiring singer, told the district court in Tanahun on Sunday that she had not been raped.

KATHMANDU, March 31: Rape victims, who had been dormant for 15 years since the peace process between the then rebel CPN (Maoist) and the government began, have finally started raising their voices. In a two-day conference held in the capital on Tuesday, the women victims of the conflict decided to break the long-standing silence and came forward in the limelight through the conference.

KATHMANDU, March 23: Police have arrested a 19-year-old youth on the charge of raping his own 12-year-old sister in Bajhang district.

MORANG, March 14: Police have arrested two youths on charge of raping and killing an 18-month-old girl of Morang's Sundarharaicha Municipality-7.

BARDIYA, Feb 8: Police arrested Prakash Chaudhary, 25, of Madhuban Municipality-4 on Monday afternoon on the charge of raping an 18-year-old girl.

MORANG, Feb 3: Police have arrested a man for allegedly raping a minor in Sandarhainchaki of Morang district. According to Morang Police Spokesperson DSP Deepak Shrestha, Ram Dev Chaudhary, 53, of Sundaraharainch Municipality has been arrested on the charge of raping a 12-year-old girl of the same place.

DHANGADHI, Jan 9: It has been revealed that the incident of rape of a 77-year-old woman in Ghodaghodi Municipality-4 of Kailali was settled through a financial transaction. The rape was kept a secret with an understanding of providing Rs 300,000 to the victim in the presence of the people’s representatives and the villagers.

SIRAHA, Nov 13: A complaint has been lodged at the Area Police Office, Lahan against Shiva Paswan, 24, for raping a 17-year-old girl in Lahan Municipality-14.

UDAYAPUR, Oct 2: A man named Mukesh BK, 30, has been arrested on the charge of raping a 59-year-old woman in a jungle of Dwarkhola in Chaudandigadhi Municipality-5 at around 6PM on Thursday.

SURKHET, August 23: A video purportedly of Karnali Province Minister for Land Management, Agriculture and Cooperatives Kurmaraj Shahi raping a woman has gone viral in social media platforms. A few days ago, the victim and her husband went to the District Police Office, Surkhet to lodge a rape complaint against Shahi.

PARBAT, August 12: Parbat district police have arrested a man on the charge of raping his daughter. The man's younger brother was also arrested on the charge of committing the same heinous act.

BHAKTAPUR, July 3: A man has been arrested on the charge of raping his own daughter.

ILAM, April 1: District Court, Ilam, has sentence a 23-year old man from the district to life imprisonment after he was found guilty of rape of his 63-year-old stepmother.

KATHMANDU, March 25: Two persons have been arrested for abducting girls, holding them hostage for nine days and raping in the Rukum East. Two persons have been arrested for abducting two 14-year-old and 15-year-old girls from Bhume Rural Municipality of the district and taking them hostage, police said.

UDAYAPUR, March 18: The District Court, Udayapur, has sent a 56-year-old man to jail for raping his eight-year-old granddaughter. The District Court on Wednesday gave life imprisonment to the rape convict.

GORKHA, Mar 1: A 14-year-old girl was held captive for a week and raped in Gorkha district.

Justice for Bhagarathi!

February 11, 2021 19:16 pm

KATHMANDU, A group of youths gathered at Maitighar in Kathmandu to exert pressure on the government to provide justice to the family of Bhagarathi Bhatta on Thursday.

Girl abducted and raped in Morang

February 11, 2021 12:03 pm

MORANG, Feb 11: A 14-year-old girl of Jahada Rural Municipality-1 was abducted and raped by two youths when she was going to the toilet at night.

Eliminating gender based violence

February 10, 2021 07:00 am

The way political leadership is working to end gender-based violence in our country is not inspiring enough. There should be greater commitment and more actions.

GORKHA, Feb 9: Three incidents of rape and attempted rape have been reported in five days in Gorkha. Between February 2 and February 7, a total of three such incidents were reported to the police station.