A youth was arrested on charge of raping a 13-year-old girl from Rainadevi Chahara Rural Municipality-8 in Palpa district.
The accused has been identified as Min Bahadur Saru (23).
Saru had allegedly raped the minor on August 3. After knowing about the heinous crime, Palpa District Police personnel nabbed the accused on Saturday.
Further investigation into the case is underway, said Palpa District Police.