Alleged Accused Arrested for Statutory Rape

  June 11, 2024 By: INSEC

Police arrested 25-year-old Birat Sharma of Uttar Pradesh (UP),  India who came to visit Nepal, and 23-year-old Sneha Gupta of Butwal Sub-metropolitan City-4, Laxminagar on 8 June for the charge of raping a 15-year-old minor. 

The aggrieved party filed a complaint at the Area Police Office, Butwal on June 6, alleging that the accused had raped the victim on May 27.

DSP Bijayraj Pandit of Area Police Office, Butwal informed INSEC that the accused were arrested on the basis of the same complaint and further investigation is being carried out.

The health examination of the victim was done on 6 June at Lumbini Provincial Hospital, Butwal.


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