MAN CHATS ON FACEBOOK LEADS VIRAR POLICE TO TRACE MISSING FAMILY OF 6 FROM UJJAIN!!
All missing family members traced from Ujjain,in Madhya Pradesh with the Arnala police and the sixth family member, Varun Sharma who was traced from Pune. The Sharmas had fled from Virar since 15 October 2017 as they had taken Rs 6 lakh loan from friends and were not repaying.
Mumbai : A casual chat on Facebook led the Virar police to trace the six family members who suddenly went missing since 15 October 2017 from their residence were finally traced to Hari Har Nagar in Ujjain, Madhya Pradesh! The family had taken around Rs 6 lakh loan from people and were not repaying the debt, as the creditors were chasing them for their money,so they decided to leave Virar so as to escape the daily humiliation from the creditors,said police.
The family of 6 members had gone missing since 15 October 2017 in the elite Global City area in Virar and their last location was at Shirdi,said Rajtilak Roshan, Additional Superintendent of Police (ASP) Vasai and we were on their trail since then and kept track of their phones, social media and other platforms. The missing persons were Surendra Sharma (51), his wife, Malati (53), daughter Priyanka Sharma (17) a relative, Anita Sharma (61) and her two sons, Varun (41), and Ashwin Sharma (33). While leaving they had told the neighbours, that they were going to Shirdi to perform the last rituals of the lead family member,who died in August 2017,said the official and the CCTV footage showed the family leaving the building in a car. The police had registered a missing complaint lodged by Sangeeta Sharma, daughter in law who was totally unaware about the development as she was in Amravati to deliver her first child.
Since October 2017, the Sharmas' settled down in the Hari Har Nagar area in Ujjain and took to selling religious books at temples to earn a living,said Roshan. After they were traced by us on 21 March, we took the six persons to the nearest Neelganga police station in Ujjain district and are on the way to Virar,said the official. Our Cyber Cell team traced Varun from Pune who had used his Facebook account to chat and on 15 March, we traced him from Pune and through him, the rest of the five family members were traced from Ujjain,said Roshan.