Accused Arrested for Attempted Rape

  June 19, 2024 By: INSEC

Police have arrested Bhultan Kumar, a 36-year-old resident of Barahathawa Nagarpalika, on charges of attempting to rape a 34-year-old woman.

The victim’s husband has been working abroad in Qatar for the past 18 months. The aggrieved party filed a complaint against the accused at the Police Office, Barahathawa, on April 4, 2024. The complaint alleges that the accused took advantage of the victim’s husband’s absence, entered her home, and attempted to rape her on March 24.

Inspector Suman Baniya reported that the accused was apprehended on June 17, and the investigation is ongoing. The district court extended the investigation period on June 18.

A medical examination of the victim was conducted at Sarlahi District Hospital, Malangwa, on April 5.

Budhan Shah