Balrampur (UP), Jun 29 (PTI) Two persons have been arrested for allegedly raping two minor girls in separate incidents here, police said today.Also Read - BJP Fields New Faces in Five More Constituencies, Axes Raman Singh's Son And 4 Other Sitting MPs in Chhattisgarh

In the first incident, a 13-year-old Dalit girl was returning home when the son of a village watchman dragged her to a secluded spot and raped her in Ranijot village under Dehat police station area yesterday, SP Abhishek Singh said. Also Read - Bihar Entrepreneurship Summit on Feb 22-23

In the other case, a 15-year-old girl, who had gone outside to attend nature’s call was raped by a youth of her village in Nathaipur under Sahdullanagar police station area last night, he said. Also Read - Meerut: Two wanted criminals gunned down in encounter

Both the victims have been sent for medical examination and the culprits arrested, the officer added.

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