Police have arrested 32 years old Megh Raj Shrestha of Shadananda Municipality-7, Keurepani on August 5 on charge of raping a 12 years old girl.
It has been revealed that the case was settled within the village in presence of mayo Birbal Rai of Shadananda Municipality with an agreement to provide Rs 60,000 to the victim. The victim’s party said that the case was initially settled within the village saying that the incident was attempted to rape. The victim was taken to Khandbari hospital after she had some health issues.
The District Hospital of Khandbari , after the medical examination ,had confirmed that that the girl was raped and after that, the complaint was lodged at police office according to the victim’s acquaintance.