Accused of Rape Arrested

  July 28, 2023 By: INSEC

On July 27, 2023, the police arrested 53-year-old Jogi Darji from Bhimdatta Municipality-8, Tilachaur, on charges of raping a 12-year-old girl.

Based on the complaint filed by the victim party, the accused was arrested on July 27, from his home while he was in hiding. According to DSP Prakash Dangi of District Police Office, Kanchanpur the case has been registered and the investigation is going on.

The victim informed the INSEC representative that the accused repeatedly raped her with fear and threats when there was no one at home.

Manju KC, the coordinator of Alpkalin Sewa Kendra, stated that the incident came to light when the victim’s brother witnessed the crime on the night of July 22 and reported to the police that he had been repeatedly raping the girl when there was no one at home.

According to Manju KC, the victim has been placed at the Peace Restoration Center in Janaki Tole, with a primary emphasis on her safety, even though she is in a stable condition.

The health examination of the victim was conducted at the Mahakali Regional Hospital on July 27.


Lily Kunwar