Absconded Accused of Rape Arrested After Four Years

  January 5, 2023 By: INSEC

Police has arrested Chotelal Chaudhary, 39, of Kailali Rural Municipality-3, a absconded accused of rape, on January 4 after four years.

Inspector of the District Police Office Kailali, Prem Khadka informed that an absconded accused, Chaudhary, who raped a 20-year-old woman on February 17, 2020 was arrested by the police on January 4 from his home and they are arranging to present the accused in the district court on January 5.

Victim’s family had filed a complaint at the district police office against the accused on February 17, 2020, alleging that the accused raped the 20-year-old girl on February 17, 2020.

Bench of Judge Babu Kaji Baniya rendered a verdict announcing the imprisonment of six years and 11 months to the accused on July 21, 2020.

Health checkup of the victim  was conducted at Soti Provincial Hospital, Dhangadi on February 18, 2020.


Mainamoti Chaudhary