Chitwan, May 19: The District Police office, Chitwan has shared the information that 1,314 people have gone missing in the district for past five years. Among them, 754 are women, 445 children and 115 males. Of those missing, only 415 have come in contact so far.
The five-year data maintained by the Women and Children Desk under the DPO mshows that 223 women, 161 children and 31 males who had gone missing were found in a year from 2068 to2 069 BS in the district.
According to DPO Chitwan, chief Basanta Kunwar, such missing women and children were found trafficked for employing them as domestic workers and for human trafficking.
Similarly, the DPO has informed that 210 have gone missing during 10 months of current fiscal year and of them 70 have come in contact. Among the missing, 134 are women, 33 men, 43 children.