Accused of Human Rights Trafficking Arrested

  October 28, 2021 By: INSEC

Police have arrested Shobha Rokka Magar, 30, from Panchadewal Binayak Municipality- 9, Achham on October 28, 2021, in accusation of trafficking a 27-year-old woman. The accused has been running a hotel at Khidki Jiula in Aathbis Municipality-6, Dailekh.

The victim had filed a complaint at the District Police Office on October 26 alleging that Shobha had initially been given a job of cleaning and cooking staff but later had forced her to be intimately involved with nine men. The complaint was filed at the District Police Office, informed Inspector Indrajeet Sunar.

The health checkup of the victim was conducted on October 26 at Dailekh District Hospital said Dr Jeena Sapkota.

The victim told INSEC that she had been working in a hotel at Gajuri, Dhading but the accused’s husband had brought her to Dailekh for the job of cleaning and cooking on October 19. The accused had then forced her to be intimate with three men on October 20 and with six men on October 21.

Inspector Sunar shared that further investigation is ongoing regarding the incident.

Amar Sunar