Accused of Statutary Rape Arrested

  January 24, 2024 By: Shreya Parajuli

Police arrested 38-year-old Gopal Nepali of Helambu Rural Municipality-6  on 23 January 2024 for the charge of raping a 13-year-old girl.

District Police DSP Niranjan Bhattarai said that the aggrieved party filed a complaint at the area police office, Melamchi on January 7, stating that the accused raped the victim on August 23, 2023.

The health examination of the victim was done on January 7 at Primary Health Centre, Melamchi.

Natibabu Dhital