In the first incident, two minor sisters aged 13 and 15 years were allegedly harassed by the conductor of a private bus said to be owned by an Akali leader in Muktsar district, their father said in a complaint to police on Thursday night.

On being contacted, Muktsar Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) Kuldeep Singh Chahal on Friday informed that he had received a complaint in this regard and as per the guidelines of the Supreme Court, a case had been registered in this connection.

In another incident, a 23-year old girl was allegedly harassed by a Phagwara-based college student Sumeet Kumar (21) in a private bus at Laddowal in Ludhiana district on Wednesday, police said. Police have arrested the student on the basis of a complaint filed by the girl, who was on her way to Jalandhar for family work.

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