An assault is the act of inflicting physical harm or unwanted physical contact upon a person or, in some specific legal definitions, a threat or attempt to commit such an action. It is both a crime and a tort and, therefore, may result in either criminal and/or civil liability.
The Police in Nepal, the former speaker of Parliament, Krishna Bahadur Mahara arrested after a female member of staff accused him of rape.
The arrest came after a court in the capital city of Kathmandu issued an arrest warrant against Mr Mahara, who resigned from his post on Tuesday.
The former Maoist rebels, denies The Rape allegations.
The Woman accused him of drunk attacked her in her apartment the previous Sunday.
She Said , the politicians came home drunk, before you contact her, according to Reuters.
He is the elected speaker was from the rebel Alliance and the moderate Communists a landslide victory in the 2017 elections to the Bundestag.
He resigned from his post on Tuesday, he said he wanted to "facilitate a fair probe into the allegations, in which serious questions about my character".
The ECB-Nepal Communist party had also asked him to step down, in light of the allegations and in the midst of the growing protests against him in Social Media .
It is rare that in Nepal, for such a high-ranking politician arrested on allegations of sexual Assault .