Rape Accused Arrested

  May 7, 2021 By: INSEC

Tul Bahadur Thapa, 65, of Gorkha municipality-8 has been arrested on the charges of raping a 13-year-old.

The victim was raped on April 23, 2020, and the complaint was filed on November 8, 2020, after it was found that the victim was pregnant.

Immediately after the news of her pregnancy, the accused had absconded and was arrested on May 6, 2021, from Gorkha Municipality-13 Mujhab Deurali.

According to DSP Prakash Dahal of the District Police Office, the accused had escaped to Gaya in India and after the increase of the pandemic, he had returned to Nepal and was arrested

The PCR test of the accused was conducted on May 6, 2020, after which he was presented at the District Court.

Hari Ram Uprety