Two young girls were reported missing from the district. Police sources said U. Nirmala Devi (18) did not return home after she went to a park from her house at Thiruvallular Nagar, here, on Tuesday late evening.

Similarly, V. Muthuselvi (24) went missing after she went to a tea stall from her house at Anupparpalayam.

31 arrested

A total of 31 persons were arrested for allegedly selling liquor without license in raids conducted by district police and prohibition enforcement wing during Tuesday night and Wednesday. Police sources said 359 liquor bottles and a sum of Rs. 10,000 were seized from them.