Arrests over rapes

KATHMANDU: Police on Thursday arrested two persons from separate places of Bhaktapur on the charge of incestuous rape.

According to officials, a 20-year-old man, residing in Anantalingeshwor-13 was arrested for allegedly raping his 22-year-old sister. The alleged victim had lodged an FIR against her younger brother, saying he raped her near a college at Anantalingeshwor.

Similarly, a 46-year-old man of Dang was arrested on Thursday for allegedly raping his 10-year-old daughter at a brick klin in Suryabinayak.