The girls, who are sisters and students of Class 9, alleged they were harassed by the accused a number of times on their way home from the school in Simbhalka village, Circle Officer Ashok Kumar said.
The parents of the girls, aged 16 and 17, in a complaint filed with the police claimed their daughters stopped going to school a few days ago following repeated incidents of sexual harassment, he said.
The police have registered a case against the accused, Sudhir Kumar (22), and arrested him.
The incident occurred yesterday.
SHO Gill said the police have registered a case against the accused and arrested him. and arrested him.