“We will help them trace their family members with the assistance of the Uttarakhand government. We urge the people to send a text message as it would be easy for us to pass it on to our counterparts in Uttarakhand,” he said.
Rakesh Pradhan, a superintendent of police-rank officer, has been appointed in-charge of the control room. His mobile number is 9454402510.
Three DSPs — Man Singh Gaur, Ajay Pratap and Dharmendra Sachan — have been posted in the control room. Their mobile numbers are 9454401674, 9454401675 and 9454405198 respectively. Information about missing people may also be obtained from the Uttarakhand government’s website.