Baitadi: Rape-accused held and adolescent rescued
Police on Tuesday arrested three individuals for allegedly concerned in a rape case in the district. A police crew caught teacher Khadak Bahadur Bohora, rural municipality employee Keshab Bohora and a local Ram Singh Bohora on the charge of raping a 17-year-old adolescent female of Sigas rural municipality. The three had been accused to have frequently raped the girl.
Chief District Officer of Baitadi Narayan Prasad Adhikari shared that all the rape-accused have been taken below manipulate to similarly the investigation and legal action. The Nepali Criminal (Code) Act-2074 BS has distinct that legal motion would be taken in opposition to those concerned in having sex with a ladies except her consent or with the consent of a baby beneath 18. According to the law, the character (s) would be imprisoned for 10-12 years for raping a woman aged sixteen years or above and below 18 years.
Police have rescued the raped gill. DSP Adhikari said the lady used to be rescued acting on the allegation that the faculty instructor and rural municipality employee have been regularly raping the adolescent. “We are minutely investigating the case. We are additionally trying to apprehend the rape survivor. None concerned in such crime would go scoot free”, DSP Adhikari said. The rape case has come to the public after the married adolescent delivered a child in six months following her wedding.