Mathura rapes
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Two girls were allegedly sexually assaulted by their father at a village in Mathura, following which their grandfather lodged a complaint on Friday, the police said.

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The sisters mustered courage and informed their grandfather, who lodged a complaint at the Naujheel Police Station, they said.

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The girls have been sent for medical examination, the police said, adding the accused has been arrested.

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According to the FIR, the accused first raped his 14-year-old daughter and then the elder one, who is 17, in the past two and a half years, the police said.