Patan High Court clears Lamichhane of rape charge

Bench says the victim was not a minor at the time, and there was insufficient evidence to confirm rape. Patan High Court clears Lamichhane of rape charge
Sandeep Lamichhane waves to crowd at Patan High Court after the court acquits him of rape charge. Angad Dhakal/TKP
Binod Ghimire & Dil Kumar Ale Magar
Published at : May 15, 2024
Updated at : May 16, 2024 06:38

Binod Ghimire

Binod Ghimire covers parliamentary affairs and human rights for The Kathmandu Post. Since joining the Post in 2010, he has reported primarily on social issues, focusing on education and transitional justice.

Dil Kumar Ale Magar

Dil Kumar Ale Magar is a sports reporter for The Kathmandu Post focusing on football, cricket and sports features. Before joining the Post in 2020, he spent more than four years at Republica.