Rape Accused Arrested

  August 31, 2020 By: INSEC

Police have arrested Resh Bahadur Gurung (55) of Miruwa Rural Municipality-7, temporarily residing in Pokhara Metropilitan-10 Ram Bazaar. He was arrested on the charge of raping a nine-year-old girl. He was arrested on August 30.

The victim was raped on August 27 and the complaint was filed on August 28 at the District Police Office, informed DSP Subash Hamal.

The accused had absconded after the incident and was found in Syangja after which the team of District Police Office arrested him from Syangja and brought him to Kaski.

A case of rape has been filed against him at the District Court, informed DSP Subash Hamal.

Health checkup of the victim was conducted on August 28 at the Paschimanchal Regional Hospital.

Sushan Ghimire