Accused of Attempted Rape Arrested

  October 25, 2021 By: INSEC

Mekh Bahadur Gurung, 35, of Devghat Rural Municipality-1 Kota has been arrested on October 24, 2021, on the charge of attempting to rape a 39-year-old woman.

Sushil Lamichhane, in-charge of the Area Police Office, Devghat, informed INSEC that the accused tried to rape the victim in a nearby forest on October 24 and the victim had lodged a complaint against the accused at the Area Police Office, Devghat on the same day.

He said that the accused was arrested and sent to the Area Police Office, Abunkhaireni on October 24 for further investigation.

The victim has been examined at Damauli Hospital on October 25.

Prakash Chandra Bhattarai