A 40-year-old software engineer from Allahabad has gone missing in the US, his family has told.
Father of the missing techie told he last spoke to his son Dilip Kumar, who works with the Microsoft in San Jose, California, on March 15. Since then there has been no contact with him.
San Jose police filed a case on May 14 based on a missing complaint lodged by the family also started the investigation, told Brij Bihari Lal Srivastava, father of the software engineer.
Police believe Kumar has not left California. The location of his mobile phone was located inside his residence. But they are clueless about his whereabouts.
Srivastava wrote to President Pranab Mukherjee, Prime Minister Narendra Modi also External affairs minister Sushma Swaraj, asking them to put pressure on the United States authorities to locate his son.
Srivastava, a retired government official, also approached the United States embassy for help.
“The external affairs ministry has assured all possible help,” he told.
Kumar went to the United States after completing his studies about 8 years ago. Before switching over to the Microsoft, he had worked with the TCS. He is married to an American, Irian Wilson.
Though he did not visit India for years, he was in frequent contact with the family, including his elder brother, Vinit, and 2 sisters, Srivastava added.