The 20-year-old French woman who had been missing for nearly two weeks from Rajasthan has been found alive in Alwar. Gaelle Chouteau had reached Puskhar on May 30 where she stayed in a hotel in ‘Holi Ka chowk’ area before leaving for Jaipur on June 1. She was reported missing since then.
- Gaelle Chouteau was been missing for nearly 2 weeks.
- She was supposed to go to Jaipur from Pushkar.
The French woman tourist found safe in Alwar.
Gaelle Chouteau was supposed to go to Jaipur from Pushkar. Instead, she went to Alwar on June 1 to know about organic farming, Police official said.
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.
— Rajasthan Police (@PoliceRajasthan) June 14, 2018
She was not in touch with her family members and friends, as a result of which they started worrying and were trying to locate her by circulating messages on social media.
The police had launched an investigation into the case. CCTV footage from the hotel where she stayed was checked by the cops. The Rajathan Police was informed about her disappearance by the French embassy.
She had come to Satya-Jyoti Organic farmhouse on June 1 afternoon by boarding a bus via Jaipur and alighted at Daruhera where a person from the farmhouse received her, Bhiwadi Additional SP Pushpendra Singh Solanki said.
Circle officer of Bhiwadi-Alwar, Siddhant Sharma said, “She reached an organic farmhouse in Alwar on June 1. She is safe and wants to stay there for one more week.”
The French Embassy was informed and she also spoke to them as well as her parents over the phone.
He said Chouteau had come to know about the farmhouse through a website and contacted its owner, who called her to visit the farm.
Earlier today, SHO of Pushkar Police Station in Ajmer, Mahaveer Sharma had said, “On getting information about the woman’s disappearance from an official of the French Embassy through email on Tuesday, we collected CCTV footages from the hotel.”
“She was seen going towards the bus stand, but nothing could be established further,” he had said.