Rape Accused Arrested

  November 18, 2020 By: INSEC

Police have arrested Sornavid Lohar, 23, of Tajakot Rural Municipality-2 in Humla district on November 16 on the charge of raping a 14-year-old girl.

According to DSP Ghanshyam Shrestha of the Metropolitan Police Circle, Thankot, the accused was arrested on the basis of a complaint lodged by the victim.

According to Shrestha, the victim had lodged a complaint with the police on the same day alleging that the Lohar had called the girl to meet and raped her in a tent built on the land of Arjun Subedi in Chandragiri Municipality-7.

The girl has undergone health check-up at Thapathali Maternity Hospital on November 17. DSP Shrestha informed that the accused will be taken in the District Court, Kathmandu on November 16.

Bimala Paudel