Murder After Rape Accused Arrested

  May 29, 2020 By: INSEC

Police have arrested Birendra Bhar (25), his mother Akali Bhar (50) and aunt Sitali Bhar (55) on 28 May 2020 in accusation of raping and killing Angira Pasi (13) of Dev Daha Municipality-12.

The accused was arrested from Gaidahawa rural municipality and his mother and aunt were arrested from their residence.

The victim was raped on 22 May and he was caught by the locals and taken to the ward chairperson Amar Bahadur Chaudhary on 23 May 2020. Instead of taking him to the police, the victim was handed over to the accused, blames the victim’s family.

The family of the accused denied accepting the girl after which Birendra has taken her to another house located at Dev Daha Municipality-2 Petawani, informed an eye-witness Aman Khatri.

On 24 May, the victim’s dead body was found hanging on a velour tree across the Rohini stream of Dev Daha Municipality-2.

The victim’s family had gone to the police station for filing on 25 May complaint which was denied at first at later after public pressure, the complaint was filed on 26 May at the Area Police Office, Butwal, informed victim’s mother.

According to DSP Khadak Bahadur Khatri, an investigation will take place for proper details. He has committed to providing justice to the victim’s family.

Post mortem of the victim was conducted on 26 May 2020 at Lumbini Provincial Hospital and the body was handed over to the victim’s family.

Likewise, for the fact-finding regarding the incidence, a team of four led INSEC’s District Representative Rima BC had gone on 28 May for monitoring.


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