On Thursday, a 19-year-old female was allegedly gang-raped in the Kanchanpur district of far-western Nepal.
According to the District Police Office, two people, seemingly under the influence, raped her in the district’s Bedkot municipality yesterday. The incident was reported to police at 9 p.m.
Meanwhile, one person was apprehended for their involvement in the incident by law enforcement. The suspect has been identified as Dhan Bahadur BK of the district’s Bedkot-6, according to DSP Amar Bahadur Thapa, the DPO spokesperson.
A manhunt has been launched for another suspect who is on the run.