A total of nine cases of rape were registered in four months at Kathmandu Metropolitan Police Circle Bouddha. The rape cases were registered from mid-July to mid-November 2018.
Deputy Superintendant of Police at Metropolitan Police Circle Bouddha Narendra Chand shared that the police registered cases against 15 people on he charge of their involvement in rape cases. Among the complainants are from eight year girl child to 67-year-old woman.
Police had arrested and field case against seven persons on the charge of raping a 12-year girl in a closed room on the premises of Cricket Ground in Mulpani on November 7. However, a rape-accused among them is still at large. The arrested are Bikhasu Tharu, 28, Naresh Kushma, 21, Rajkumar Tharu, 22, Rabin Itani, 21, Rajesh Tharu, 16, Hari Kumal, 19, and Dilliram Tharu, 34. Likewise, police had arrested Rakesh Shrestha, 40, of Kathmandu Gokarneswor municipality-6 on the charge of raping 8 and 9 years girls on July 26.
According to the data provided by Bouddha police, Hari Timilsina, 49, of Shankharapur municipality was arrested for raping a 15-year gild and a case was filed against him. Similarly, a case was registered against Dal Bahadur Shahi, 47, of Shankharapur municipality on charge of raping a 63-year-old woman. Thirty-five-year-old Shanbhu Giri of Silugadhi of India was held for raping a 11-year old girl of Kavre.
Among other arrested on the rape charge are Dawa Tamang, 24 of Solukhumbu Dudhkunda Municiplaity-6, Rajan Mandal, 22, of Biratnagar, Madan Pariyar, 39, of Jhapa Gauradaha and Kabi Shrestha, 31, of Dolakha Bhimeswor Municiplaity-8.