Overseer arrested for raping minor girl
A hydro-power overseer has been arrested for sexually assaulting and raping a minor girl in Sankhuasabha district, said police on Thursday.
The culprit has been identified as Siddhartha Jirel, 20, an employee with the Baneshor Hydropower Company.
The victim was a 15-year-old girl, whose identity has not been revealed. The incident occurred when the victim came to visit a local hydropower plant along with her female friends.
Jirel drove them away and forcefully took the victim into control, according to police. The case is under investigation. Nepalnews.com