Missing People From the Tsunami Disaster -- Missing from INDIA
The people listed below have been reported as missing.
If you have any information about any of these people, please contact
their loved ones at the e-mail address listed below the name.
IMPORTANT: Please be respectful to these people and ONLY send them an e-mail
if you have information about their lost loved one. DO NOT send them an e-mail otherwise.
Period. Thank you.
If you would like to add the name and information about a missing person, please click below:
Please ONLY use the link below to report a missing person. Thank you.
Missing Person Information Submission Form
Missing People -- India
We are seeking information on our dear friend Sabitha Aboo. She works for GE Medical
in India and we have not heard from her. We are praying she is safe.
Update: I sent an inquiry about Sabitha Aboo. I received an email from her today.
She and her family are fine. Thanks for your assistance!
I'm looking for a girl called Sophie Abraham. She is 14 or 15 with black hair.
She comes from India but has lived in Geneva, Switzerland, all her life. She
was in the south of India but we are not sure where. email@example.com
Adam, Alain and Sassoon, Edwina
My brother Alain Adam, French citizen, and his friend Edwina Sassoon, British
citizen, went to India in early December. I do not know the region, nor do I
know when they were due back in London. I have not heard anything from anyone.
Update: This is to let you know that I heard from my brother from India. He
and his friends are fine and they are going to stay a couple of weeks to help.
Ali, Chenna Mubarak
Chenna Mubarak Ali, South Soorankudy, Kanyakumarie district, Tamilnadu. Could
you please tell us where he is because his friends are worried.
Her name is Rachel Allari, age 27. firstname.lastname@example.org
I have a sponsored child living in India, north of Madras. Her name is Prassanna
Allu and she is 6 years old. Please let me know if anyone has any information
about her and her family. She is very precious to us. email@example.com
I wish very much to have any information on a Catholic priest named Father Alphonse
who was transferred from St. Joseph's parish in Millbrook, New York, to Tamil-Nadu
in India a number of years ago. He was a kind and wonderful priest and I am
very concerned about his safety. firstname.lastname@example.org
Amen, Hal and Pat
I am trying to locate neighbors of mine. Their names are Hal and Pat Amen. They
were vacationing in India at the time of the tsunami. They are a spry couple
in their 60s. If anyone knows of their whereabouts please let me know. email@example.com
If anyone has any information on young Briton Raf Amer, 24, backpacking on Andaman
islands for Christmas, please get in touch.
Update: Please accept my grateful thanks, but my friend Raf is safe and well
on Havelock Island in Andamans. Communication has been very difficult and he
is awaiting transportation now. Thanks to all the wonderful e-mails and prayers.
I hope everyone is lucky to find their loved ones. God bless.
I am looking for a former student of mine. His name is Kunal Amin and he was
spending his break from school with his family in India. I'm not sure of where
exactly he was staying, but if there is any information on his status, I would
greatly appreciate it. Thank you. firstname.lastname@example.org
My friend's name is Anand Amritraj. He and his brother, Vijay, were Wimbledon,
U.S. Open, Davis Cup champions. They were all at their family's home in Madras
for the holidays. I have left several messages on his cell phone, but no response.
As Madras is on the water, I am terribly concerned. Please, if you know anything
about these guys, please let me know. They are pretty big celebrities, especially
in India, and more important than that, Anand is a good friend. My heart is
Updates: As far as I know both the brothers are fine. Their kids are taking
part in the ATP Tennis Tournament in Chennai, India. I remember seeing one of
the brothers there -- I'm not too sure if it was Anand or Vijay, though. But
I'm sure if some calamity had happened they would not be participating.
Regarding Anand Amritraj. The family is well and already trying to raise some
money for the relief effort. I am relieved and thankful to everyone who responded.
There is no need to contact me anymore. Thank you so much.
Anbiah, Georges and Jaya Rita
Georges and Jaya Rita Anbiah, living on Church Street, in Azhagappapuram, KK
Dt, Tamul Nadu 62940. email@example.com
I am searching for my son, James. He is attending a wedding in southern India
for his friend, Joel Andrews. I have not heard from him since before Christmas.
The name of the city I believe is Kurichy, India. firstname.lastname@example.org
Angbo, Michele or Chandra
My sister and brother-in-law were in India when the tsunamis hit. We have not
heard from them since the disaster. If any one knows information about Michele
or Chandra Angbo, please e-mail me. email@example.com
I am looking for my friends family (parents and sister) who were settled in
Andaman (and) Nicobar islands, working for the Indian Air Force.
Shashikala Ankala and her family
Looking for news on Shashikala Ankala and her family. Father - Krishnamurthy
Ankala, Mother - Ademma, brother - Dhanunjaya. They live in a village called
Gotukuru. CCF Adarsh Comm, Dev, Trust 006219/047. firstname.lastname@example.org
My friend Akash Arya went to India with his family. I have heard nothing from
them since their visit, and they were supposed to have returned already. If
you know anything about the Arya family -- mother, father, sister, brother and
brother-in-law -- please contact me. email@example.com
I am looking for [my] friend Anuj James who is on holiday with his family, who
I know was to visit Kerala on December 9 and was to be back at the beginning
of the new year. Several e-mails and calls to his cell phone have been unsuccessful.
Just want to know if he and his family are safe and well.
Update: Just to say could you please delete the appeal I sent to you, my friend
and his family are fine and well. Thanks.
Looking for friend, Richard Nixon Applebee, aka Nick Applebee, aka Immanuel
Applebee. Age 61 or 62. Emigrated from U.S. to India, exact parts unknown, in
October 2004. firstname.lastname@example.org
I want to know if Praneet is OK. Is he? He attended Mosside Elementary School,
Gateway School District, Monroeville, Pennsylvania, in 2003 (2nd grade). He
would be 8 or 9 years old now. email@example.com
Arul Arasu, teacher at Government Senior secondary school, Katchal Kambanka,
Andaman and Nicobar Islands. His wife has returned with her child to India.
Arnesen, Tommy Rask
From Norway. He was expected to be on Andaman.
Dr. Sam Arokiasamy works at Miniala Clinic, Ambikapuram, Tamil Nam, South India.
We've been friends for many years. If anyone knows if he survived the tsunami
please let me know. Thank you! My prayers are with all the survivors as well
as those who lost loved ones.
Update: My friend Sam Arokiasamy is OK. Thank you.
I am seeking information about my Indian friend, Isaac Arulappan, living in
Tamil Nadu, India. firstname.lastname@example.org
This young man ... lives in Tamil Nadu. Please let me know the whereabouts of
him and family. email@example.com
Looking for Alex Attumalil and family who are visiting family in India. Alex
is a member of our fire department, not sure of the exact area in India they
were traveling to. Alex, John has been desperately trying to contact you, we
have tried all e-mail addresses and phone numbers. Please get in touch with
Update: Got good news this morning -- Alex and family have safely made it home!
Thanks so much!
I want information on a Chinese-American by the name of Jennifer Aye and her
family. She was in India during the tsunami along with her family visiting a
hospital that they own. firstname.lastname@example.org
I'm looking for a boy named Shayer Aziz. He is 12 years old and traveled to
India for the winter break and I haven't seen him since then. He has Black short
cut hair. He is about 5 foot 11 and he is in 7th grade. He is also Indian looking
and his skin is light tanned.
Hoping to find out Nivedita (Nita), Ashwin and Arjun Baindur are OK. Please
e-mail me if you have any information.
Update: The Baindur family is apparently safe and sound.
We are looking for the Balachandran family. Australian citizens, who were on
a holiday in India. Last message from them was from Chennai.
Update: The family Balachandran has been found. We have had contact with them
and they are fine.
Call home. Paul is worried. email@example.com
Belmont Children's Home
I'm trying to find the status of the Belmont Children's Home. Last known to
be located in the Vettuankeni, south Chennai, about a half mile from the shore.
I was there three years ago as a volunteer and the location may have since moved,
but I have not been able to get through to any of their phone numbers or to
any of the directors in the United States. I'm getting kind of desperate. Thanks.
Our friends living in Belgium worry a whole lot about their friend who they
see as their son, Father Gabriel Benziger, director of social works. He was
working as a missionary priest at Port Blair, Andaman, India, and stayed in
the Catholic bishop's house, Junglighat, Andaman, India. Do you have some information
about him? God bless, and take care.
Update: Thanks very much for your help, we have found that Father Benziger is
safe and well. I spoke to the Bishop today and he assured me that Father Benziger
was safe as were all of them in the Bishop's house at Port Blair.
Bermeo, Ana M.
We are trying to find out about are friend Ana M. Bermeo who left New York on
December 27, late evening flight to India to visit her parents. She was suppose
to return we think on January 3. She's about 25 with shoulder-length brown hair,
about 5'6", medium weight. She lives in Astoria, New York. Please, if you
know anything please let us know. She was also traveling with her fiance; he
was going to meet her parents for the first time and also lives in New York.
Thank you. firstname.lastname@example.org
Looking for the information on my friend Daniel Berthram, a U.S. citizen. He
went for Christmas holidays to India. email@example.com
I am looking for information about a co-worker of mine. Her name is Annie Besant,
in her 20s, and she was last known to be visiting relatives in India. Please
e-mail me if you have any information about her. MRK97@aol.com
I am looking for Rashmi Bhatt, an Indian citizen who lives in Florence, Italy,
and was traveling in the south of India at the moment of the tsunami. Please
should anybody know anything let me know. Thanks.
Update: Rashmi Bhatt from Pondicherry is safe and fine!
My daughter's friend and her family were vacationing in India for the holiday,
from California. They are the Bhukhan family. They are a young family with two
children. Lenisha is 13, though very petite with long dark hair and her younger
sister is 9 years old and her name is Bhavisha.They are an American family of
Indian descent. Thank you for any information. firstname.lastname@example.org
Mr. Ramesh Bidwe, a city-based physician, is missing since the tsunami in Port
Blair. Anybody knowing his whereabouts or any information please contact me.
Bindra, Pamela and Mohammed
Pamela and Mohammed Bindra, went on their honeymoon cruise scheduled for Bangladesh,
but went on sightseeing in New Delhi, India. email@example.com
My brother Gokarna Bishwakarma is living in Port Blair on the Andaman Islands
with his family. He is working in Vavy and has lived there for 20 years. firstname.lastname@example.org
I am looking for my cousin, Richard Boily, a Canadian from Montreal, Quebec,
Canada. He is in his mid-50s and has been working as a tour guide in India and
surrounding areas for the better of 20 years. I have not been able to contact
him since the quake. email@example.com
My daughter, Jessica Brandin, age 24, from USA was on Havelock Island in the
Andamans. We have not heard from her, and would appreciate info on her current
whereabouts. She is travelling with another young woman, named Jo. firstname.lastname@example.org
I'm looking for a 16-year-old girl named Brittany Bullen. She was volunteering
with her family (sister, brother and both parents) at a pediatric hospital in
Chennai. She is from Calgary, Alberta, Canada. If anyone knows anything about
her please let us know. email@example.com
Canvin, Jennifer; Andy Asharafi
I am trying to make contact with my disabled sister, 40, and her boyfriend.
They travel to India every year and stay in the Andaman and Nicobar islands.
My sister is confined to wheelchair, has blue eyes and long dread-locked hair.
Her name is Jennifer Canvin and her Spanish boyfriend is Andy Asharafi. I have
left messages and descriptions with embassies and help lines. I am desperate
Update: This couple is safe and well.
Capraro, Sue and Oscar
Our friends, Sue and Oscar Capraro, were attending a wedding in India. Area
unknown. If you know anything about them, please let us know. They are from
Denver, Colorado. firstname.lastname@example.org
Dear friend from UK, Elisabeth Carter, on holiday with boyfriend, Richard. Both
are British citizens. In India for Christmas and New Year's. Last communication
was a holiday greeting card. email@example.com
Ceeley, Fred & Ann
Last heard they were working with the U.S. Peace Corps in the areas affected
by the tsunami. Unable to reach their children. LN68@aol.com
I am looking for a close friend, Urmi Chakrabarti. She was traveling with her
parents and brother. They were visiting relatives in Calcutta. I have not been
in touch with her since she left on December 10. She was scheduled to fly back
to Dallas, Texas, with her family on January 8-9. She is about 5'6", 135
pounds, wears black glasses and has black, very curly hair. She is Indian (Bengali)
and speaks Bengali and English. I would appreciate any information you could
Update: Urmi Chakrabarti and family are fine. I really appreciate the replies
We are looking for the wife and two daughters of Lt. Col. Nabendu Chakraborty.
[They] were residing in Car Nicobar in the Andaman and Nicobar Islands at the
time of the tragedy. The missing are: Mrs. N. Chakraborty, Spriya Chakraborty,
6, Akanksha Chakraborty, 3. House name -- Tapur. If any details are obtained,
please inform. firstname.lastname@example.org
Challis, Clive; Amanda Lester
Looking for Clive Challis and Amanda Lester, and their two children, Georgia
and Ed, from London England. On vacation for a month in India. email@example.com
I am worried about my dear friend Maya Chandra, in her 30s, who moved to India
a year ago. Don't know what part of India. firstname.lastname@example.org
Charhar, Rahul Saran
We are looking for Rahul Saran Charhar. We are not sure of his whereabouts but
would like to find out if he is OK. email@example.com
Looking for Guy Chartier, a friend traveling through India. firstname.lastname@example.org
Chobhe, Bipin and Teju Rama
We are looking for our friends. We have not heard from them. Their names are:
Bipin and Teju Rama Chobhe. Their children are Tanmay and Chinmay. Their address
is: Hare Krishna Mandir Road, Model Colony, Pune, Maharashtra.
Christian, Eisha Anne
Her name is Eisha Anne Christian and she's one of my best friends. Her family
is from the southern tip of India in one of the affected regions. Please let
me know whether or not she's safe. Thank you for all your help and efforts in
finding her. I really appreciate it. email@example.com
I am looking for the Clark party. There are three of them and they are all from
Stafford in England. firstname.lastname@example.org
Clark, Paul and Ursula
Please, can anyone inform us about Paul and Ursula Clark (London), [who are]
traveling in the south of India? Rudith.Suvaal@wanadoo.nl
Looking for information about Stephen Comee. He was in Vyloppily Saskrithe Bhavan,
Kerala, India. He was there with a group from Japan performing traditional Noh
dance. Any information will be greatly appreciated. email@example.com
I'm writing in for my friend, Sandi. Her brother was traveling in India with
the Japanese Noh Theater, and the family has yet to hear from him. His name
is Stephen Comee and he lives in Japan. firstname.lastname@example.org
I am looking for my aunt, uncle and cousin: Mr. and Mrs. David Cook and their
daughter, Stephanie. Stephanie was to be married in Mumbai, India, to her fiance,
Kanal, during the Christmas holiday but were to be traveling in southern India
sometime before or after the wedding. Have been unable to contact by mobile
phone or the hotel at which they were staying at in Mumbai. Any information
would be greatly appreciated. email@example.com
My little brother, Ben Cooper, 28, is India. We last heard from him on Christmas
Day. He was in Varanasi. He may be traveling with an Israeli girl.
Update: He has contacted my mum and me, and he's fine. Thanks to everyone who
contacted me with kind messages and information. It meant a lot.
My friend Oswald Correya was visiting Chennai with his wife and toddler son
at the time of the tsunami. He was there to see his brother ordained as a priest.
I have not heard from him since December 18. firstname.lastname@example.org
Corrigan, Richard and Tyler, Diane
We are desperately looking for any news of Richard Corrigan and Diane Tyler
from London who left Heathrow for India on December 17. Last heard from on Christmas
Day. Richard probably on an Irish passport and Diane or Diana on a UK passport.
No more details as yet. Please phone Ireland to let family know.
Update: Both home safe and well in the UK. Thank you.
Cox, Elisabeth and John
Elisabeth and John Cox left the UK for India on December 23 for a three-week
stay. This elderly couple lives in the UK. email@example.com
He was going to get married in Port Blair, and was to meet his new wife and
her family after December 20.
Update: He has contacted us and is safe. Thank you for all your help and I hope
you all find your loved ones safe.
Looking for Pranjali and Akilish Dakwali. Don't know if they are all right.
Pranjali is 17 and Akilish is 10. Mrs. Dakwali is a physical therapist; father
is an at-home dad. This family used to be in the U.S. in Southgate, Michigan,
before they headed back to India. Please let us know if they are all right.
We'll keep them all in our prayers! firstname.lastname@example.org
d'Alançon, Helene Audemard; Rick Cummings
Helene is a French national and Rick Cummings is an American national. They
are currently on Havelock, Andaman islands. email@example.com
Danalakashimi; Sivakumaram family
Danalakashimi or the family of Sivakumaram living in Madras, India. firstname.lastname@example.org
Nabakrishna Das was visiting in India. Please let us know if you know where
he is or have him contact us. Thank you. email@example.com
Looking for a friend located in Madras or possibly Trichy. His name is Vijayendra
I am looking for one of my friends named Sheba Janak David. She went to India
to meet her parents. Her last known whereabouts were Chennai, India. She is
5' tall, 24-26, fair complexion, short black hair. If anyone gets any kind of
information about her, please let me know. firstname.lastname@example.org
I am looking for my friend Mamta Dawar and her family. She and her husband,
Jijith, lived with their two boys and worked at Port Blair. Both are civil engineers.
Mamta is from Jaipur, Rajasthan, and Jijith is from Kerala. email@example.com
I am looking for a friend of mine, Usha Desai. She and her family left Christmas
week to attend a wedding and spend the holidays with family. We are very concerned
about her. firstname.lastname@example.org
Sangeet Dharamsey, 16, visiting family in India. Status is unknown. email@example.com
Dias, Bishop Alex
Seeking Bishop Alex Dias of the Andaman and Nicobar Islands. Thanks. firstname.lastname@example.org
Seeking information on the Dias-Hawkins family. Aileen, Torrey and their son
Xavier, one of my son's best friends. Also, their family that was traveling
with them. Please e-mail any info. Thanks!
Update: This family is safe and all home in the US. Thanks!
We are looking for L. Dinesh about 11 years old in Tamil Nadu province of India.
We have sponsored him thru Compassion Intl. for 7 years and are very concerned
about him and his family. Any information would be greatly appreciated. He is
like family. email@example.com
Derek (born Aug 21, 1943) left England Dec. 22/04 for vacation in Madras India-
we believe he was staying in hotel on beach and we are very concerned because
we have not been able to make contact with him or hear that he is ok. Any help
would be much appreciated as my father in law is Derek's older brother and he
is very worried.
Looking for my sister, Barbara Dubbert, and brother-in-law, Robert Payne, vacationing
in India. Please call or e-mail someone in the family! firstname.lastname@example.org and
Philippe, Christine and three adult children: Charlotte, Julien and Martin.
They were on holiday near Madras or Pondicherry. They were due to return on
December 29. email@example.com
I am looking for my friend Ossie Edassery. He left for Kerala on December 25.
I have been e-mailing him and yet I get no answer. I also try calling, and nothing.
Emmons, Beverly; Peter and Annie Simon
Looking for Beverly Emmons, Peter Simon (both in their 60s), Annie Simon (in
her 20s). All from Brooklyn, New York. In India for vacation. Beverly is about
5'4", gray hair, glasses. Peter is about 5'6", gray hair, balding,
glasses. Annie is about 5'6", brown (probably dyed or braided) hair, tongue
piercing, tattoo on her lower back, glasses. ThomNYCLD@aol.com
I last heard from my friend Irwin Ferreira on Christmas Eve when he e-mailed
me to tell me he was in India until the end of January. Has anyone heard from
him since? firstname.lastname@example.org
I have a friend who lives in Trivandrum. His name is John J. Flood Jr. I do
not know if the province of Kerala is affected by the quakes but I am very concerned
and would like to have news about him. Could you please help and locate him?
Thank you. email@example.com
K. Ganesan was a Junior Assistant, T.N.E.B, with the Tamil Nadu Electric City
Board in the Salem District. He is the oldest brother to Balasubramanian and
the brother-in-law to Uma. firstname.lastname@example.org
Gardner, Dawn and Elizabeth
Daughter: Dawn Gardner and Mother: Elizabeth Gardner. Dawn is half African-American
and Chinese. She is slim and about 5'4". Elizabeth is a very petite, Chinese-American,
about 5'1". They were going to India for religious purposes. We don't know
where in India, but remember the city's name begins with the letter "M."
They spoke to Dawn's uncle a few hours before the tsunami hit. They left on
December 18. Dawn was supposed to return on January 2 and her mother on January
9. We have not heard from them. email@example.com
My friend Ajay Garlapotty was vacationing with his family in India near the
coast. He was supposed to return home yesterday but no one has yet heard anything
Update: Please remove Ajay Garlapotty from your list of missing. His family
has thankfully been contacted and they were all able to reach higher ground.
George, Godfrey and Prabha
Seeking contact with Godfrey and Prabha George, who are vacationing on the southern
coast of India. They are Indian nationals living in the Buffalo area of New
Gibson James; Van Son Alexandre
This couple and their son, Maarten, were last known to be in Goa. firstname.lastname@example.org
I am looking for Keshav Grover, age 19. Lrobo524@aol.com
I am looking for Lal Gual. If anyone knows of his whereabouts, please contact
me. Please Lal, contact "unca jon." email@example.com
Gubbla, Vijeyakuma; Gubbla Srinu; Gubbla Krishnaveni
These are the names of my missing relative who lived in the Andaman and Nicobar
Islands. Please Help me find them, I haven't had any information from them.
Looking for sponsored child in Repalle Guntur District. firstname.lastname@example.org
Looking for my friends Mrs. Alka Rani Gupta and her husband Ajay Gupta as well
as for their children Aru and Anu Gupta. Aru Gupta living in Madras (Chennai).
Hi, I am trying to get in touch with a friend of mine. His name is Nayeem Hafiska.
Mr. Hafiska is a producer with the Merchant Ivory Productions based in Mumbai,
India. I am at a loss as to the current economical state of this city relating
to the recent tsunami. I am aware that this company was filming a new movie
and to my personal knowledge, may have been based in various parts of India.
I just need to find out if Mr. Hafiska is okay. email@example.com
Hahn, Erwin Beck
Please help me find Erwin Beck Hahn. He is German, but had lived almost all
his life in Mexico, with my family. He was on vacation in India. He told me
he and his wife, were going to be on an island after Christmas. He was supposed
to be back in Mexico the first of January, but he doesn't. He has a German passport.
I don't know where to look for him. Please help me. firstname.lastname@example.org
Suresh Hamdev and family living in Chennai.
Looking for Ihnna Han. email@example.com
I am looking for my friend. Her name is Lisa Harbutt. She traveled to Havelock
Island on December 7 and was planning to stay there for Christmas.
Update: Lisa Harbutt is safe and well. The family have spoken to someone whose
daughter was on Havelock Island. There is relatively little damage on this island
and no reported injured or missing foreigners. Communications are difficult,
so be patient.
Heiligman, William (Harideva)
Looking for Harideva (William Heiligman). Was to be in Goa, but have not heard
back. Harideva is 6 feet (182 cm), blond, early 50s but looks 30s, blue eyes,
birthmark on back of neck.
Update: Please remove William Heiligman (Harideva) from your list. He is safe.
Hendricks, Bobby & Veeda
They have a daughter called Annette and live in Perambur, Chennai. firstname.lastname@example.org
Hermom, Shalom and Ezra
I am looking for Shalom and Ezra Hermon. I am not for sure if they were affected
by it or not. They live in southern India. email@example.com
Hepzi, C. and family
My wife and I sponsored a child and her family in Tamil Nadu, India for Christmas.
We have not heard from them since this disaster. The father is Reverend C. Hepzi
of New Cuddalore road A - Mani Nagar Panruti 607106. Any information that someone
could provide as to the whereabouts of this family would be greatly appreciated.
We are desperately searching for Francois Heroux, 31, a Canadian citizen from
Montreal, Quebec, Canada, 6', short dark hair, brown eyes, dark skin. Last contact
was by e-mail on December 26 in the morning. He was to travel from Goa, India,
to the southern point of India that morning with intentions of going close to
Update: Francois Heroux has been found alive through help of the media and another
parent. He suffered a scooter accident in Goa, India, had a head injury and
amnesia. He was hospitalized and had no concept of the terrible tragedies going
Horton, Wayne and family
We are looking for Wayne HORTON, his wife Dominique and their three children
Sophie, Joelle & Oliver, 11, eight and six years old from England. They
were on holidays in Goa but we don't know if they planned to move in the South
of India. They were due back to London on Jan. 8.
Looking for Sabu Jacob, a friend who lives in Bombay [Mumbai]. Jason and Kitty
from Elbow Beach, Bermuda (now living in Shirley, New York), are very concerned.
Anyone who knows him and sees this, please pass it on or contact us. Thank you.
firstname.lastname@example.org or SKYDIVEALB@aol.com
Searching for Sabu Jacob. He was visiting Kerola to see his mother. Searching
for the Jacob family. ITZBABYPHAT921@OPTONLINE.NET
I am looking to hear from my college friend Francis Jerome. He is in Sakthikulangara,
Kollam, Kerala, India. This place was hit by the tsunami. Please let me know
if you have any information. email@example.com
I am looking for Hansa Jhaveri. firstname.lastname@example.org
Vijayan Jishnu, 5 years old, and family (mom, dad, sister). I support him thru
GFA's Bridge of Hope and they just give you a new child if something happens.
I'd like to know as I feel an attachment to him. He lives in Tamil Nadu state.
Seeking Robert Johansen, from Sweden, traveling on a Norwegian passport. We
last heard from him on December 23 when he was on Havelock Island. email@example.com
Looking for my friend Deepak John. Last heard he was is Kerala. He was planning
a trip to Goa, so he could have been in any of these places. firstname.lastname@example.org
I sponsor a 7-year-old little girl named Denniza John. She lives in a village
by the name of Mettugulab, but I do not know exact location of this village.
She has a brother named Denzil John, and her mother and father's names are Theresa
Anthony and John Anthony. If anyone has any information about this family, or
if anyone could tell me the location of this village, I would appreciate hearing
from you. Thank you, and may God bless all affected by this terrible disaster.
Looking for Saumia Johnson. She is 19 years old and is of Indian ancestry. She
was visiting family and friends in the state of Kerala, India, on the southwestern
tip of the country. She has long black hair, dark skin and black eyes. Her height
is approximately 5'6" and her weight is estimated at 150 pounds. When in
India, it is probable that she was wearing native dress. Her nose is pierced
with a small stud on (I think) the right side. Calls to her cellular phone have
been unsuccessful and nobody has had contact with her since before December
25. If you have any information as to her whereabouts, please e-mail me. KeleTiva5@yahoo.com
Has anyone seen or heard from Eleanor Jones and family? email@example.com
I am searching for my friend Elizabeth Joseph and her family: Cyril (husband)
and their teen daughters Marci and Melissa. They left Atlanta the weekend of
Dec. 18 to visit Kerala, India and Malaysia.
Update: Elizabeth and her family are safe and sound. Thank you for allowing
us to post this appeal.
I am looking for a friend who lives in Bangalore, India. His name is Ragendu
Joseph. I am not sure if his city was affected by the tsunami. If anyone has
any information about Rangendu, please let me know, as I am praying for his
and his family's safety and hope they are all right. firstname.lastname@example.org
Joshi, Ram Bahadur
Nepalese, working in India. Last seen in Bangalore on December 23, before traveling
to Kanyakumari with four or five people. No news to date. Physical description:
lean, has a beard, age about 45, fair complexion. email@example.com
Kalaimani, J. S.
Looking for J.S.Kalaimani, Tripura Sundari Nagar, Kaladipet, Thuruvottiyur,
Chennai 600-019. firstname.lastname@example.org
We're looking for our friend Ridhi Kashyap. Last time we heard from her was
on December 24, when she was leaving on vacation with her family to the south
coast of India. From what she said, we believe she was somewhere in Kerala.
She is Indian, traveling with a British passport, and currently lives in New
Delhi. If you know anything about her or her relatives, please contact us. email@example.com
Seeking information about Michael and Marion Kelsey and their daughter Gabrielle
(13). My brother and his family were last heard of on December 26 when they
were on a chartered yacht captained by a Swede. It is believed they were off
the coast near Phuket. firstname.lastname@example.org
Khanade, Dr. Rajeshwar
Dr. Rajeshwar Khanade, 43, went to Point 41 in Campbell Bay to see tortoise
eggs. They were near that point in the morning when the incident took place.
email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org
Khanna, Kanika; Parekh, Mira
Please e-mail with news. email@example.com
We (hospital staff) are trying to locate Dr. Sunil Khurana and family who went
on vacation on a houseboat in the Bombay [Mumbai] area last week. firstname.lastname@example.org
I sincerely need help in locating my brother Balie Kirha. He was last known
to be in Nagaland, India. I have not been able to contact him and have not heard
from anyone regarding his whereabouts. He is a Pastor who graduated from Rhema
Bible Training Center in 2000. He has been a missionary in India since 2001.
If anyone has any information that will assist me in finding Balie I would appreciate
your help. email@example.com
Kirkpatrick, William and Gill
Flew to India by way of Singapore on Christmas Day. They have not been heard
of since. We were not entirely sure of their itineraries or secondary trips,
which may have included Thailand. firstname.lastname@example.org
My friend, Dennis Kohn, is a photographer who traveled to India on December
9 for a month-long working vacation to shoot new material for the 2005 art show
season. I don't know his itinerary and can't locate family members (a sister,
Ricki) to confirm his whereabouts or see if anyone has heard from him. Dennis
lives in Santa Rosa, California; he's 58, has dark hair and light aqua eyes,
and is about 6' tall. Please help, if possible. Thank you. BlindSquirrel101@hotmail.com
His birthday is April 5, 1997. He goes to a project called Ashirbad Child Development
We have a sponsor child through World Vision named Balaiah Kondigari. He lives
in the state of Andhra Pradesh. If anyone can tell me if he and his family are
is OK, please e-mail me. email@example.com
Seeking information about my friend Rotem Koren, an Israeli citizen, who was
leaving for Andaman Islands from India around December 12. May have been traveling
with a female friend, also named Rotem, and an Israeli. Both are in their earlier
30s. Thank you. firstname.lastname@example.org
Koshy, Samuel; Josh Samuel
American name Samuel Koshy or Josh Samuel has family in Trivandrum, India. email@example.com
Kozhikott, Alex and Alice
Looking for Father Alex Kozhikott, a Catholic priest at St. Mary's Convent,
Kalathoos, P.O. Kottayam Dt, Kerala 686633. Also seeking Sister Alice Kozhikott,
a nun at St. Ann's Health Center in Nunna Krishna Dt, AP 521212. Any help would
be greatly appreciated. firstname.lastname@example.org
Krishna, Pria and Vashtiburana
Seeking Vashtiburana and her infant daughter Pria Krishna (family of Ranga Krishna).
On vacation for Christmas visiting parents to introduce them to the new baby.
Any information is greatly appreciated. Vashti is 28 and Pria is 2 months old.
Thank you. JoyLuck527@aol.com
I am looking for a good friend of mine, Anushka Krishnachander. She's about
26 and lives in Madras. I have been trying to e-mail her since the tsunami with
no response and have no other contact information.
We are looking for any information on our very dear friends who were due to
arrive in India the morning of December 26. They were headed to Madras (Chennai).
Their names are Dr. Mahadavin Krishnan, 51, his wife, Lalitha Krishnan, 50,
and sons, Murali and Ashwin Krishnan (both in their early 20s). email@example.com
I am seeking information regarding the whereabouts and safety of my dear friend
Murali Krishnan, 23, who was scheduled to be in Madras on December 26. firstname.lastname@example.org
Krishnan, Reshma and Suneel
Reshma and Suneel Krishnan traveled to India to visit their families. They traveled
to Kerala, India. We have not heard of their safety as of yet. Reshma, please
call Alison when you are able. email@example.com
Kroell, Lothar and Silvia
I am searching for my parents Lothar & Silvia Kroell from Germany. They
have been in Kalkutta since 12 Dezember. Since this time, we don't hear anything.
They may have been in the Andamans. firstname.lastname@example.org
I am looking for my friend Manmeet Kuckreja. He is 24 years old, 5'11"
tall, about 180 lbs. He was in India for the holidays but lives here in Hollywood
and attends USC film school. Manmeet, send a line just to say you are OK please.
Kujur family; Tirkey family
We are looking for the Kujur and Tirkey families, who lived on the Andaman Islands
(the North side) Diglipure. We are family but we live in Belgium and haven't
got any news. email@example.com
Kula, Ed and Connie
All I know they were vacationing on beach in southern India. firstname.lastname@example.org
Ruban Kumar who lives in Vepery, India. He is the boy I sponsor through Compassion.
Does anyone know if he's OK? email@example.com
I am looking to find news about my dear friend Shriram Kumar and his family.
They live in Chennai. He and his sister are twins. Her name is Shridevi. Please
contact me with news. Thank you so much.
City: Jai Prabha Mahila Vikash Kendra India. Christian Children's Fund Child
number: 11398 Pamevehansen@hotmail.com.
Looking for Dr. Kaushik Kundu. Left for India with wife and two children on
December 23. firstname.lastname@example.org
Tim is 5 years old, has blond hair and blue-gray eyes. He was playing with two
other children near the Andaman Resort. email@example.com
My best friend, Yugesh Lendi. I've tried to contact him He works in the merchant
navy, his ship is called MSC Jessica. I want to know that his family is OK.
Dr. Limaye, Sanjay
Dr. Sanjay Limaye, Satara- (Maharashtra) based scientist, doing research on
medicinal plants [and] was in the Andaman and Nicobar Islands with scientist
friends. firstname.lastname@example.org and email@example.com
Please, someone that knows the situation of Sofia Lizundia (Sophie) from Chile.
Woman of 26 years, Caucasian, red hair, brown eyes. She probably traveled to
Sri Lanka but I don't know because lost contact with her. firstname.lastname@example.org
Co-worker Laciette Lopez was traveling on December 26 to India for a holiday.
Have not heard from her since arrival. Rockutz@aol.com
I have a friend who was working on a film. He is a first assistant director
called John McKeown. Last I heard a few weeks ago he was in India up North Chandigarh,
but since he has not answered lately, I guessed he might have gone down south
for the holidays. I am really concerned. He is originally from Newcastle, England,
but has been residing in Nova Scotia, Canada, for the last five years. Please,
if you know anything at all, I would greatly appreciate it. He is 38, date of
birth: 12/17/66. Just under 6 feet, shaves his hair and has brown eyes and a
good build. email@example.com
Mahapatra, Arun and Mugdha
Any news? firstname.lastname@example.org
I am looking for a woman in her 20s. Her name is Priya Makumna. She is 5'3"-
5'6". She has black, shoulder-length hair and brown eyes. She is of Indonesian
descent and was going to India for a wedding. No word from her since November.
Looking for Father Joe Mannath -- Dom Bosco Salesian priest. He taught at Department
of Christian Studies, University of Madras, and lives/works at St. Bede's School
(Santhome) in Chennai. Any information would be appreciated. Thank you. email@example.com
Marshall, Lisset and Anthony; Lee Yonsey Fernandez
We are looking for Lisset Lee Marshall (31yrs old), Anthony Marshall (63yrs
old) and Yinsey Fernandez Lee (8yrs old). Last known location Canacuna, India.
If you have any info please contact us. firstname.lastname@example.org
My sister's family is in Mumbai for the wedding of their daughter Jessica Martin
to Bhaskar Rege. We are looking for Nancy, Lynn, Marty and Melissa Martin. We
have heard nothing since December 23.
Update: We have heard from the Lynn and Nancy Martin family and they are all
We are looking for our Swiss friends Mathieu Martin and his girlfriend, Marie,
and Adelphe from France. They are supposed to be on Havelock Island. email@example.com
Matheson, Kay Lynne
My sister is a teacher at the American school In Chennai. We have not heard
anything since a December 20. Her name is Kay Lynne Matheson, she's 39, 5'8"
Update: I've just spoken to Kay Lynne, and she is fine. She was a meditation
center in Chennai and could not be reached.
I am looking for any information about Mr. Hikari Matsumoto who is my friend.
His wife, Setsuko, is alive, and his son is dead. firstname.lastname@example.org
Known to be traveling in India at time of the tsunami disaster. Last heard from
in Delhi several days before. email@example.com
Looking for Rev. Varughese Mathew, who has a children's home in Andaman Islands.
Does anyone have any news of the reverend or his family and ministry?
Update: Rev. Varughese Mathew has been heard from is safe.
She was my therapist for 6 months and I know that she was on vacation in the
areas where the tsunami hit. I have heard that is she dead but not from confirmed
sources. Please help me. Blenders1012@aol.com
Looking for Charlotte McGinnis, a native of White Bear Lake, Minnesota, and
her boyfriend, Janusz. Last known to reside in Poland. Charlotte is a friend
of ours from college in Germany. She and Janusz love to go to the south of India
-- Goa -- for Christmas vacation every year. Unsure if they went this year,
but we're worried. Please let us know if she and Janusz are safe. Thank you.
Any information would be much appreciated. firstname.lastname@example.org
I am trying to confirm the safety of my son's former college roommate and his
family. Roommate's name is Virat Mehta and he and his family were in India attending
a wedding. Failed to meet his former roommates for a bowl game in Charlotte,
North Carolina, on December 30. Please help! email@example.com
My friend's name is Ivel Mendanha. He is a priest and teacher in Bangalore,
but may have been vacationing during the Christmas season. I haven't heard from
him since Christmas Day. If you have any information please e-mail me. firstname.lastname@example.org
His name is Ryan Meredith. He is 26 yrs old. Lives in Goa. Went for a wild life
shoot with a friend in Kanyakymari during the tsunami tragedy. email@example.com
I'm looking for a friend of mine named Chris Milne. I last heard from him on
December 22 and he was in India. firstname.lastname@example.org
The Modi family left for India on Christmas Eve to visit family. Geena Modi
(a pharmacist) her husband Dr. Modi and their two daughters. email@example.com
Moodley, Tashni; Padayachee, Devan
Looking for two friends, Devan Padayachee and Tashni Moodley, who were on holiday
in India during the time the tsunami hit. Please help to find out their whereabouts.
Narinder Malhotra family, from Pennsylvania, on holiday in India. Hoping to
hear info on Dr. Malhotra, his wife Sharon, and their two daughters. firstname.lastname@example.org
I have not any news of my grandson who is traveling in India and was in Kerala
at the end of November 2004. His name is Mareen Matthias, Belgian nationality,
born in 1982. email@example.com
Please, let me know if you know of his and/or his family's whereabouts. LGold1206@yahoo.com
Motiani, Neera, Seema and Sharad
Searching information on Neera, Seema and Sharad Motiani. They had recently
gone to Mumbai to prepare for Sharad's February wedding. firstname.lastname@example.org
I am looking for Somnath Mukhopadhyay whose last known whereabouts was in the
Andhra Pradesh region in India. Somnath is approximately 38 years old and returned
to India to see his wife, whom he had not seen in three years. Somnath works
at a research institute, and all of his co-workers are extremely worried about
We are trying to reach Mr. Vivek Naik and his family from Charlotte, North Carolina,
who are currently in India. If anyone has any news of their whereabouts, kindly
send us word. Thank you. email@example.com
Nair, Devika and K.B. and Balachandran, Sanchita
Devika and K.B. Nair, and their daughter, Sanchita Balachandran, left the U.S.
to attend a wedding between Christmas and New Year in either Madras or another
city in or near the Indian state of Kerala, where they are originally from.
I e-mailed Sanchita, and my parents called her international cell-phone, but
we haven't heard back from her or her parents. The Nairs live in L.A., CA, and
Sanchita travels worldwide as an art conservator. Sanchita is about 29 or 30
now. K.B. was recently 60, and Devika, I believe, is younger.
Tall, heavyset, long hair, dark skin. firstname.lastname@example.org
I'm looking for information about Rejeesh Nambiar. He lives in Banu Nagar, Pudur,
Ambattur, Chennai. He is 24 years old. He has a short black moustache. He has
short and curly black hair. email@example.com
Name: Mr. Pramod Nargolkar, Wildlife Warden of Pune, Maharashtra, in India.
Age: 54 yrs. Appearance: Brownish skin color, grey hair, grey beard. Last known
location: Turtle Bay at Campbell Bay on Nicobar Islands in India. Local Contact:
Forest Department at Port Blair in Andaman. Accompanied by 3 more nature lovers.
Neilish Narotam and his mother were visiting India. They arrived in India around
the time of tsunami. Haven't heard from the family. I am a good friend of Neil.
Family is from the state of Iowa. Wondering whereabouts. firstname.lastname@example.org
I am looking for the Natarajan family of Acworth, Georgia -- Anusha, Asha, Usha,
and Raju. They departed Georgia on December 23 for India, and Anusha told her
friends that they would be traveling the four corners of India, including Madras.
We have not heard word since. She and her family were there to visit relatives
and family for three weeks, but she is due back to graduate school in five days.
Please let us know if she and her family are OK. Thank you. email@example.com
Seeking Alok Nayak. Employer: Indian Navy. Last known residence: Andaman/Nicobar
islands of India. firstname.lastname@example.org
I am looking for information on Scott Nelson who is traveling on his own. He
is in his 30s and was on his way to India. Anyone seen him?
Update: I have been advised that Scott Nelson, a 31-year-old Australian, who
was unaccounted for, flew from Colombo to New Delhi before the tsunami hit.
A great relief.
Last known place was in Port Blair in Andaman Islands. She was due to take the
ferry back to Calcutta on Monday, December 27. She is 24 years old, single,
medium build, slim, long curly blond hair. email@example.com
I am searching for an Indian man, his name is Michael Newman. He is 28-years-old.
During the earthquake and the tsunami he was in Chennai. firstname.lastname@example.org
Nguyen, Hanh and Tung
My sister and brother-in-law (in their 40s) were in India when the tsunamis
hit. They're supposed to be in a city to visit a Buddhist temple but we have
not heard from them since the disaster. Please call home. If any one knows information
about them, please e-mail me.
Update: This is to let you know that I heard from my sister and her husband
from India on Saturday, the 8th. They are fine. Thank you.
Niharika, K. Evangeline & Family
Live in Andhra Pradesh. email@example.com
Nirmalnath, John and family
I am looking for Lexington, Ohio, area family. Dr. John Nirmalnath and family
are believed to be vacationing in the Madras, India, area.
Update: The Nirmalnath family is safe. Thank you.
Looking for Kannan Pachagounder of Canada. He was staying with family near Madras/Chennai
during the week of the tsunami. Haven't heard from him yet despite his friends
numerous attempts to contact him. Canadian authorities will not file him as
missing due to lack of specifics regarding his location pre-tsunami.
Pakki, Srinivasa Moorthy
I am trying to find my boyfriend, Srinivasa Moorthy Pakki. He lives in Germany
and he was to visit his parents in Chennai, India. I have not heard from him
yet. If any one knows if he is OK, please e-mail. firstname.lastname@example.org
I am looking for my grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. U.S. Pandey, who are residing
in Port Blair. Since the disaster, I've made several attempts to contact them
but I've been unsuccessful. If anyone has any information about their whereabouts,
please contact me. email@example.com
Panickar, CPM; Susheel Dixit
Looking for the following friends who were in Port Blair and Havelock in the
Andaman Islands: CPM Panickar and Susheel Dixit. Any info greatly appreciated.
I am searching for Nakkiran Paranan from India, whom I befriended over the Internet.
Thank you. firstname.lastname@example.org
My brother, Jon, is working in India and took a trip to the south of India just
before the tsunami. He was to be on his way north again, but we do not know.
Please contact me. email@example.com
Ami Patel, a friend of mine was to be getting married on December 26, in Vishnapuru,
Gujarat. She is from Lancaster County, Pennsylvania. We are all concerned about
the whereabouts and safety of her and her entire family. A large number of family
were expected to be there. firstname.lastname@example.org
We are looking for Ashmi Patel and her family. We just want to know if they
are all OK. Went to India on December 16, 2004. Any information please let us
know. Thank you. MIGLSBABY22@AOL.COM
His name is Dharma Patel. I just want to know if he's alive or dead. Everyone
in school is worried about him. Please notify me if any information is found.
Looking for information on Diepsh Patel of Centreville, Virginia, who was traveling
in India on a 10 day train cruise. Last heard from on December 23. Please e-mail
with any information. email@example.com
Looking for a co-worker, named Kalepesh Patel, who was getting married in December
in India. firstname.lastname@example.org
My friend Hiral Patel and her family recently went to India around Christmas
Eve and we do not know anything about her or her family. Please, if anyone knows
her, have her contact me. We are really worried about her and her family. email@example.com
Patel, Purvi and family.
Were traveling to India to also attend a wedding and return on or about January
4. Purvi and family reside in Rutland, Vermont. firstname.lastname@example.org
My aunt is very worried about her doctor Vishnubahi U. Patel who practices at
North Oakland Medical Center in Pontiac, Michigan. He went to his native India
to go from village to village performing medical services. He left 12-22-04
and is due back in the United States in Feb 2005. email@example.com
Paul, Sam; Srinivasalu, C; Karanayil, Sanoj
I need to know if they are safe after this tragedy of the Tsunami. firstname.lastname@example.org
Any word would be appreciated. email@example.com
My close friend Gerard Pelletier of Princeton, New Jersey, was working as a
volunteer in Chennai during the recent events. His only family is a sister in
Florida, who I don't know how to contact. I am very worried about his status
and have registered his name with the State Department. I think he should be
considered among the missing Americans. He is approximately 51 years old, of
Canadian ancestry, a U.S. citizen, 6' tall, about 180 pounds. Brown hair and
eyes. No tattoos or other distinguishing marks. firstname.lastname@example.org
Perry, Andrew and Laurie
I am looking for information about my son and his wife. Andrew and Laurie Perry
are in Puttaparthi at the Ashamram Prasanthi Nilayam, run by Sri Sathya Sai
Baba. Any information about what the people at the Ashram are doing would be
Update: Andrew and Laurie Perry have phoned from their Ashram to report that
all are safe there. Thank you for your help.
I am looking for David Phillips. He has a hotel in Madras. If anyone has seen
him, please let me know. God Bless. email@example.com
Resident of the United States. Lives in Colorado. firstname.lastname@example.org
Pizzitola, Nicolette; Croly, Antoinette
Looking for information regarding twin sisters from New York. Nicolette Pizzitola
and her Sister Antoinette Croly of Virgina. email@example.com
Update: Please remove the appeal. They are OK and returning home to NY next
week. Thank you.
Prema, S. and Santhi
These are dear friends of mine living in Tamil Nadu state in India. I have not
heard from them. Please, I need to know they are safe. firstname.lastname@example.org
I have not heard from Clay Price since December 23. I just want to know whether
he and his family made it through safely. email@example.com
Looking for my son, Timothy Price, 42, a resident of Great Britain, and four
grandchildren. Last known vacationing in the area of Trivandrum [in] southern
My friend e-mailed last week on December 23 that he is in India and on his way
to Bombay. I can't get hold of his family. I need to know that he is OK. His
name is Jean-Paul Priest, 24 years old, born February 7, 1980, and he is from
Australia. I miss him and am worried. firstname.lastname@example.org
I'm looking for someone who was on the way to Goa on December 23. His name is
Jean-Paul Priest, 24 years old, from Australia. email@example.com
Priya family; Balasubramanian family
Please, any information on the family that I sponsor. I will list all family
names that I have: Sakthi Priya, the Priya family, Uma Balasubramanian, Dilles
Balasubramanian (my namesake); uncle Balasubramanian, K. Ganesan. The above
referenced individuals are all residents of Tamil Nadu. K. Ganesan is oldest
brother to Balasubramanian and worked for the Tamil Nadu Electric City Board
on Kamarajanar Road, Attur. I have photos that surviving family members would
want. I am desperate to find out if the ones that I love are alive. firstname.lastname@example.org
Pulloppillil , Father Thomas; Father Joseph Isidore
We are looking for two priests actually living in India: Bishop Fr. Thomas Pulloppillil,
who lives in Bongaigaon, Assam, and Fr. Joseph Isidore who resided at St. Joseph's
Church in Tiruneiveli District at Tamil Nadu. If anyone heard about them, please
contact us. email@example.com
Puri, Sona; Arjun.
I am trying to get in touch with my friend Sona Puri, her husband and their
9-year-old son, Arjun. They travel between the Seychelles and India. They may
have been in India at the time of the disaster. firstname.lastname@example.org mailto:email@example.com
My friend Joseph (J. Durai) Raj lives in Chennai, India. I haven't heard from
him since Christmas Day. Anxious to know if he is OK. firstname.lastname@example.org
Our dear friend Raj Rajagopal moved back to Pondicherry last April. His address
is Tirukkanoor and Post. We are trying to determine if he and his family are
I am looking for my niece, who was working in Andaman with her family. Details
as follows: Mr. E.S Rajesh. Wife: Mrs. Vanatha [Rajesh]. Please update us, as
we are greatly worried. email@example.com
Rajparia , Amit
On behalf of the Sovner Center, we are looking to see if our colleague Dr. Amit
Rajparia and his wife are safe and sound. We are not sure what part of India
they were visiting. If someone has information and they can e-mail us, we would
appreciate it greatly. firstname.lastname@example.org
Looking for news about Meghna Rajshekhar, 13. We saw her on TV, wanted to know
if she was OK and to send her some dolls. I am her age and cannot imagine what
she must be going through. email@example.com
I have a friend. Her name is Bindu Ramachandran. She did physics at Pondicherry
University and later did engineering at Rec Trichy. I want to know if she is
Looking for S. Ramachondran. Lives in Chennai. firstname.lastname@example.org
Age 33, also known as "Siva." email@example.com
Ramchander family residing at Sneha Apartments, 1st Main Road, Rapuram, Chennai.
Phone not responding.
Update: The family is safe and well.
Ramya, Shanthi; Karthik Rajasekaran
Looking for Shanthi, Ramya and Karthik Rajasekaran. They live in Chennai, India.
Rangasamy, Krish and Saras
Krish and Saras Rangasamy live in Benoni, Johannesburg, South Africa. Went on
holiday to India. Haven't returned yet. Kindly advise if they were affected
by tsunami and if they [are] OK. David.Bester@amex.co.za
Looking for information about a friend, Jayathirtha Rao, a civil engineer in
his mid-20s. His family [is] in India. If anyone knows of them, please contact
Update: Thank you for all your help. Jayathirtha Rao has contacted me via e-mail
and he and his family are all OK. They were located on the opposite coast of
where the tsunami hit. Thanks again for you help.
I'm looking for Krithi Rao and her family. They were visiting in either Madras
or Bangalore on Sunday. firstname.lastname@example.org
I am looking for my dear friend, Dr. June Reinisch. Last I heard from her, she
was in India. She has not been responding to any of my e-mails or phone calls.
Rendon, Carlos; Robert Fondessey
I am trying to locate my roommate and his friend, who are traveling in southern
India along the coast. I haven't been able to reach them. Their names are Carlos
Rendon and Robert Fondessey. Last known location [was] south India on the Arabian
Update: Please remove Carlos Rendon and Robert Fondessey from your list as they
contacted me this morning and they are OK. Thanks for all your help!
She lives in Kerala about 60 kilometers from the capital with her mother, father,
and little sister Renja. email@example.com
We are trying to find David Rimmer, he was on the ferry on December 11 from
near Madras to the Andaman Islands to spend Christmas there. He is English but
tanned as he lives in Rome. He is 50, very slim and normally carries a bum bag.
If you sight him please let us know. firstname.lastname@example.org
I am seeking any information on my friend Celson Rodrigues of the Indian air
force, who was stationed at the air base in the Andamans with his family.
Update: I have subsequently learnt that Squadron Leader Celson Rodrigues was
the first to lose his life at the Indian air force base at the Andamans.
I would like to know about Mr. Terrance Rodruquez, a young man I met in September.
Would like to know that he and his family are safe. He was supposed to be going
home in India in December. My prayers are with him and his family, and all the
other victims. email@example.com
Roederer, Josh; Zora Teucher
Josh Roederer is my son who was traveling in southern India with his Swiss girlfriend,
Zora Teucher. We have not heard from them since December 10. Josh is blond,
blue-eyed, age 34. He has a frog tattoo on the inside of one wrist.
Update: We have heard from Josh Roederer and Zora Teuscher. Thank you for this
Rogers, Bernard Edward
Any news on my brother, Bernard Edward Rogers, traveling in south of India when
wave hit. Not heard anything since. firstname.lastname@example.org
I am looking to find word if the child I sponsor through Compassion International
and her family are safe. Her name is Ajetha Rose and she and her family live
in the Kannyajumari district Her father's name is Sudharian, her mother is Rosly
and her elder sister is Sajithe. email@example.com
I am looking for my friend Archna Sachdev who was on a six-month spiritual retreat
in the town of Pondicherry. Any information on her would be greatly appreciated.
I'm looking for anyone who has heard from Sharon Sahota and/or family. firstname.lastname@example.org
I am looking for my younger brother, S. Sambathkumar, 49 years old, working
in Car Nicobar Island as a civil draftsman in CPWD for the past 20-25 years.
He is recently married and his wife is from Vellore, Tamilnadu, India. email@example.com
Sandhu, Navjot Singh
Navjot Singh Sandhu was in India over the holidays to get married. Was supposed
to be back to work in the U.S. on December 28. No one has heard from him. If
anyone has any information regarding Joe or his new wife and their family please
contact us. firstname.lastname@example.org
I would like to know about my friend S. Sandhya. She is a student in Madras.
I am looking for a friend of mine that was working in India for a cell phone
company as a contractor, his name is Neftali Sarrelanque. Any information please
e-mail me. email@example.com.
Steve Schapiro, his partner, Maura, their son, Smith, and friend Elle. Steve
is a famous celebrity/show business photographer. They had been in India for
five months and we received a Christmas card posted from India the day of the
quake. We have sent several e-mails but received no response. We would appreciate
any information about them. Thank you. firstname.lastname@example.org
Schenkel, John and Ammu
I am trying to find any information on John and Ammu Schenkel. They live in
Kerala, India. Any information at all would be very helpful. They are an older
couple and Ammu has been great friends with my aunt for many years. If anyone
has news of them, please email me. Thank you and God Bless. email@example.com
We are looking for Santha, who is missing from December 26. She is a teacher
at the Kalchal islands in Nicobar (India). firstname.lastname@example.org
We are desperately searching for Paramjit Kaur Shahi, Sarabjit Singh Shahi (AE),
Japjit Singh Shahi and Gagandeep Kaur Shahi. They were living in Port Blair,
Andaman. Paramjit: round face, medium set, dark brown eyes, dark brown hair,
sharp features; around 49 years of age; 5'3"-5'4" tall (it's kind
of broad but we haven't seen them in a while). Sarabjit: around 5'9"-5'10"
tall, about 170-180 pounds; not very dark, not very light; has a beard and turban
(last time we saw him); in his early 50s. Paramjit is originally from Garh Bhadana,
Nawa Shahar, Punjab, India. Sarabjit's family has been settled in Port Blair
for over 20 years Their kids, Japjit and Gagandeep, were born and raised in
Port Blair; they should now be in their teens. If anyone has any information
about them, please contact us. email@example.com
Shaji, Alex John
Looking for Alex John Shaji and family; last contact from Andaman Island. If
any one has any info about him or his family please respond ASAP. firstname.lastname@example.org
Looking for Nayana Shah that was visiting family in India. Not sure where she
is and have been unable to contact her. Have her get in touch with Mari at work
in Jacksonville, Florida. email@example.com
Sharma, Dr. Garima
Was posted in Car Nicobar or Port Blair in Indian air force medical wing as
a doctor. She was on post of Sqdrn Ldr Garima Sharma. firstname.lastname@example.org
Vina Shastri, from Seattle, Washington, [was] supposed to be in South India
over the Christmas period. Haven't heard from her and worried. email@example.com
I am looking for my good friend Reena Sheram. She lives in the Meenashi Temple
and she has a husband and a daughter. I really want to know that she is ok and
her family is well too. If you know them please tell them of this e-mail and
that I want to reach them. firstname.lastname@example.org
Last known location was at an Indian coastal resort on Christmas Day. He's 52
years old. 5'10". Brown curly hair. Hazel eyes. 175 pounds. email@example.com
Looking for Jay Singh. He was visiting India with his family for the holiday
break. He is a business associate, and no one with our company has been able
to make contact with him since the disaster. Thank you. firstname.lastname@example.org
Singh family; Raj family
I am looking for a friend and her husband. Her name is Sangeeta N. Singh/Raj,
Akash Singh from India --somewhere in Madras. She has two brothers: Amarnath
Raj (doctor in Bombay) and Navin Raj (film editor in Bollywood). Her dad is
Krishna Ashok Raj, her mom is Rajeshwari Raj. Please let me know if anyone has
any information on her and her family. Thank you very much for your help. email@example.com
Shivaji, Magar Nagurao
From Port Blair. firstname.lastname@example.org
My friend John Shreekant has not checked in with me. I'm very concerned for
him and his family.
Shyam, Beena and children
I am looking for info about them. Shyam was working in the Andamans. email@example.com
I am trying to locate my friend A. SisuBalan, a teacher at Kendiya Vidyalaya,
Car Nicobar Islands. He is about 57 years old and hails from Kerala where his
family is settled. He has been missing since December 26, along with three other
colleagues. Friends met him last on December 25 and haven't heard from him since.
Sivanandan, R. and Kausalya
I have not heard from my friend R. Sivanandan and his wife, Kausalya. They live
in Chennai. He is a professor at one of the universities there. I worked with
him several years here at Virginia Tech. My last contact was an e-mail from
him [was] on December 22 with holiday wishes.
Update: The couple is safe and well.
Smejcova, Irena; Petr Elias
Seeking information about two missing people from Czech Republic. They were
on the Andaman Island at the time of the wave. They are Irena Smejcova and Petr
Update: Irena Smejcova and Petr Elias are OK in Andaman.They contacted us on
December 27. Thanks very much to all who contacted us. Their parents.
Please contact me if you have any information on Ketaki Sood, age 26, visiting
her mom in India for the holidays. Please get in touch. firstname.lastname@example.org
Praying and Hoping that a boy that we adopted years ago with Christian Foundation
for Children and Aging is ok. His name is Manuel Soren and his Family. Please
let us know.
Srivastava, A.P. and Prakash Kumari
My parents are missing from Indira Point in Andaman and Nicobar. Father's Name:
A.P. Srivastava. Mothers Name: Prakash Kumari Srivastava.
Stanislaus, Maria Silvia
I am looking for Maria Silvia Stanislaus, 19. She lives in Royapuram, Chennai,
India. We have been friends for 11 years. I am concerned about her and her family,
as Royapuram is on the water. If you have any information, please e-mail me.
I am worried about her and have not heard anything from her since the tsunami.
Sullivan, Bill; Ben Pyle
Desperate for information on my brother, Bill Sullivan, and his friend, Ben
Pyle. They were on a diving holiday to Kerala and we think they initially went
to Cochin or Trivandrum but were planning on touring. email@example.com
His home was in Andaman-Nicobar Islands (Port Blair). firstname.lastname@example.org
I'm looking for Agnes (Agnieszka) Szczurowska and Abhi (don't know his last
name). Last I heard from Agnes was the day prior to the tragedy. She sent me
a video of her and Abhi wishing me a Merry Christmas. Agnes and Abhi were traveling
to India to meet Abhi's family, and they were also having their wedding there.
They are residents of Texas. They were by the ocean in the video they sent me.
I have sent her e-mails and called her but I have no response as yet. She has
been my best friend since 1996. Any information on her is greatly appreciated.
Thanks so much. email@example.com
Currently visiting relatives in India. Penney7@shaw.ca
I am looking my for friend Jean-Claude Tardieu. He lives near the beach in Tamil
Nadu, Kottakuppam. firstname.lastname@example.org
I sponsor a little girl in Guntur, Andhra Pradesh. Her name is Komali Thadimalla.
I would really like to know of her condition and that of her family. Please
get in touch. email@example.com
I am looking for Kethu Thirumal, ID#1655900214, from Tamil Nadu, India. His
age is approximately 19. He was my sponsored son, through World Vision. Our
last contact was in 1987. Would love to have you come to the USA. Sincerely
yours, mom. firstname.lastname@example.org
Thomas, Jakob; Tove Ostergren
Looking for Jakob Thomas, an American citizen, traveling with Tove Ostergren,
a Swedish national. Last seen in Trivanvrum. email@example.com
If anyone has heard anything about Prashant Travedi, please let me know thank
you. Also he was with his step mum and his little brother. firstname.lastname@example.org
Michael Turner, 18, who was on vacation in India with his family. He is about
180-185 cm tall, 70-80 kg. He has short brown hair.
Updates: I am happy to report that ... Michael Turner and his family are alive
My daughter, Julia Uebel, from Germany, has been on the Andaman Islands, probably
on Havelock or Neil Island. She is 24, blond with colored raster locks. Has
anyone seen her? brigitteuebel@web
My brother Luis Usabiaga, (40 years old) was on Dec. 17, in the north of the
India in Jaizelmer, but he was going to travel to the south of India and fly
to Sri Lanka. That's the last notice we have from him. He was traveling with
a friend named Vladimir.
Looking for information on my American friend, Una Valasquez-Hanoff. She is
visiting her family in South India. email@example.com
Van Deutekom, Jan; Paula van de Ven
I'm searching for my parents. They are currently staying on an island on the
Andaman Islands called Havelock. If anyone has any information about the situation
there or about my parents, please contact me. Their names are: Jan (J.M.) van
Deutekom, Paula (P.H.A.M) van de Ven. They are both in their late 40s and are
from Holland. firstname.lastname@example.org
My name is Edgar Ancheta. I would like to know the situation of my friend Kuruvilla
Vargheese and his whole family, who left Toronto [on] December 19 to attend
their son's wedding at Ebenezer Cottage, Kuzhikala. P.O. Kozhencherry, Kerala,
India. I want to if they are safe. Thanks. email@example.com
Anu Varghese is a nurse practitioner at Spaulding Rehab Hospital in Boston.
She went with her husband and daughter to Kerala, India, to visit family over
the holidays. We pray for their safety. firstname.lastname@example.org
I am looking for Father Joseph Thannikkot Variath, Director de la Region Inde,
Residence "Bethel," Azhakulam-Vizhinjam, P.O. Thiruvananthapuram,
Kerala, India 695 521. Father Joseph Thannikkot is a Roman Catholic priest of
the Voluntas Dei Institute. Has anyone had word of him? Is he OK? I have not
heard from him since this tsunami happened. If you know anything, please let
me know. Thank you. email@example.com
Alan, Sunita, Sasha and Simran Verma who traveled to India or possibly Sri Lanka
to visit their family. TMarkowicz@socal.rr.com
Update: After waiting patiently for 2 weeks, I have good news regarding the
Verma family (Alankar, Sunita, Sasha and Simran.)They have safely returned to
California. We are very happy to have them back.
Verma, Priyanka and family
Priyanka Verma is with her family in the non-tourist areas of India, but I have
no idea where exactly. She is 19, with dark hair and reddish highlights; she
is about 5'2", 120 pounds, and [has] beautiful light skin with dark brown
eyes. Priyanka's father's name is Vikas, her mother is Dolly, and her sister
is Ritu. They are wealthy Americans from Georgia and I want to know if they
are OK. If any information is found please e-mail me back. Thank you. firstname.lastname@example.org
Venkatarmanan, Dr. Nallicheri
He took his family to Chennai, India, for the holidays to visit his family.
We heard from him a couple of days before Christmas and have not heard from
him since. He is with his wife and 5-year-old daughter, Mina. His wife's maiden
name is Rajalakshme.
My neighbor from college, Rukmini Vijayakumar, is a classical Indian dancer
and a very good friend of mine. I am quite sure she resided in Bangalore, India.
Please send me anything you can. Thank you. email@example.com
Viswanathan, Site and Ram
I am looking for my fiance. His name is Rupesh Veluru. He lives in Andhra Pradesh
in Nellore, India, I last talked to him on December 25 and haven't heard from
him since. Whispersinthedark86@yahoo.com
I am looking for my sister, Vivienne Wallace, who is holidaying somewhere in
the state of Kerala. She was heading to the beaches from Mumbai and currently
teaches in Dhaka, Bangladesh. We haven't had contact since December 15. Any
information would be appreciated. firstname.lastname@example.org
Looking for information on Will Watson, a business associate who has been traveling
in India since December 17. Will is an African American man approximately 32
years old, 6'2" tall and about 240 pounds. I am not sure what part of India
Will and his girlfriend are visiting, but he has not responded to several e-mails
in the last week. We would love to know that he is ok. email@example.com
I'm looking for the Wilkinsons, a family of five who [are] spending the holiday
season in India. That's pretty much all I know. firstname.lastname@example.org
Williams, Rose Marion
Seeking information on an old friend, Rose Marion Williams, a registered nurse
working somewhere in India. email@example.com
Williams, Paul and Lumilla
My brother and sister-in-law, Paul & Lumilla Williams, left Pennsylvania
to visit her family (the Goings) in India. firstname.lastname@example.org
Please e-mail if you have news. email@example.com
Mina Zakhary, first year med student from the University of Michigan. Was on
a trip to India through a medical mission trip run by the University of Michigan
Medical School. Please let me know if you know the whereabouts of Mina. Erase
remove from the e-mail address. Thank you. firstname.lastname@example.org
Zifarelli, Lisa Marie
I am looking for my sister, who is a Canadian citizen. Although she lives and
works in England, she is from Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. Her name is Lisa Marie
Zifarelli. Birthday: September 23, 1973. She is approximately 5'3", 110
pounds. She has a petite build, with light-brown to dirty-blond hair and brown
eyes. Her last contact to family was while the quake and tsunami were happening.
She was on the beach trying to get to higher land. I believe she was talking
about a school they where trying to get to. There was panic and fear on the
line, so I don't know where she may have ended up. She is somewhere along the
coastline of India all the way to Sri Lanka, because that was her end destination.
Please, if someone has seen her, e-mail me. nicolinaz1@ hotmail.com
I'm looking for my niece, Avigail Zilberman. We haven't heard from her since
December 24, but we think she is in either Bangalore, Pondicherry, or heading
down to Madras or homebeach, next to Goa. email@example.com
I am trying to locate an old friend, Adrienne Zinn, formerly of Cape Town, South
Africa, who is believed to be traveling in India. I need to know that she is