Police arrested a man on the charge of raping a 22-year-old woman in Lalitpur district on Tuesday.
The arrested has been identified as Madan Kumar Singh Tharu (40) of Bhangaha Municipality-7 in Mahottari district, currently been staying in a rented room at Pati in Godawari Municipality-3 in Lalitpur.
Acting on the information that Tharu raped the woman on Monday afternoon, security personnel deployed from Bandegaun-based Metropolitan Police Sector arrested him on Tuesday afternoon.
Likewise, police arrested a youth on the charge of raping a 15-year-old girl in Udayapur district on Tuesday afternoon.
The arrested has been identified as Durga Kumar Thapa Magar (26) of Hadaiya in Katari Municipality-3 in the district.
Acting on the information, Katari-based Area Police Office arrested Magar who allegedly raped the minor on Saturday night.
Further investigation into the cases is underway, informed the police.