Police have arrested 30 years old Kamal Gurung of Phalelung Rural Municipality-6 on March 31 on charge of raping 24 years old woman. The accused is an elected ward member. He was arrested on a same day based on a complaint lodged by the victim women according to police inspector Bigyan Basnet.
The victim said that she was raped by the accused four months ago. The victim underwent health checkup at District Hospital of Panchthar on March 31. The victim is four months pregnant as well.