Ward Secretary Arrested on Charge of Rape

  January 22, 2020 By: INSEC

Police has arrested Bali Ram Mandal (45), ward secretary of Dev Taal Rural Municipality- 6 charging him of raping a 32-years-old woman on 20 January.

The victim was raped on 19 January and was also given life threatening. The victim filed a complaint against him on 20 January. Mandal was arrested by the police from his own residence, informed SP Bikash Raj Khanal of District Police Office.

The victim’s health checkup was conducted at Kalaiya Hospital on 20 January.

According to the Criminal Code Act 2017 the perpetrator was charged a case for Forced Sexual Intercourse and was taken into judicial custody of five days for further investigation, informed DSP Gautam Mishra of District Police Office.

Bhola Nath Paudel