Lucknow: A resident of Bangalore has gone missing from a hotel
here, police said on Sunday.
According to police, Abdul Shameem,
63, and his family had checked into the Rana International hotel in
Hazaratganj area Friday.
The family had come to visit the famous
Dewa Sharif shrine in neighbouring Barabanki.
After visiting the
Sufi saint's shrine, the family returned to the hotel Saturday evening.
While Shameem stayed back in the hotel room, his wife and other relatives
went to eat out.
When they came back they found Shameem missing.
A search was undertaken but to no avail and finally the family lodged a
complaint with the city police Sunday.
A senior police official
said that the missing person was not in "the best of mental and physical
state" but are also exploring other angles as well.