Rajasthan police traces missing French woman to Alwar
In a tweet, Rajasthan police said that the French national was safe and secure. Alwar police station house officer (SHO) traced her in a farmhouse in Chaupanki police station area.
He added that the woman had been apprised of the situation and asked to contact her friends and family members who were worried since she disappeared. After she went missing, union external affairs minister Sushma Swaraj had tweeted that the ministry had contacted French embassy. A man whose Twitter handle identified him as Sanjay Kamath had tweeted to Sushma Swaraj, bringing to her notice the disappearance of French woman – Gaëlle Chouteau. As per the Tweet, the woman is 21-year-old, has short hair. The woman was allegedly on her way to Jaipur from Pushkar on May 31 when she disappeared. The Tweet from Sanjay says that there was ‘no news or activity on her phone or social media’ since then. After the messages about the alleged disappearance of the woman went viral, the local police have also launched an investigation. According to reports, the woman had reached Pushkar from Jodhpur on May 20. She stayed in a hotel situated at Holi Ka Chowk in Pushkar and then checked out around noon on June 1. She was supposed to leave for Jaipur, but her friends and relatives haven’t heard from her since. They couldn’t contact her on her cellphone.
Good news!French National Ms Gaelle Chouteau is safe & secure. @AlwarPolice SHO Sri Sunil Jangid traced her in a farmhouse in Chaupanki PS area in an intensified search operations after alerted by hon @FranceinIndia. We shall keep you posted.@VasundharaBJP @SushmaSwaraj pic.twitter.com/o5mkSQy0AJ — Rajasthan Police (@PoliceRajasthan) June 14, 2018