Moodbidri, Mar 22, 2018: Two persons who had been to Karinje Hill reportedly for trekking have not returned causing anxious moments for their family.
The missing men are Gratian and Praveen Tauro, both 32 years of age. Both had left in a Red Bolero vehicle but did not return even after two days following which their families have informed the police.
The Red Bolero vehicle bearing registration number KA 20 P2462 in which they had left home has been found on the foot of the hill.
Moodbidri Police as well as the forest personnel have launched a search operation. Praveen was a pick-up vehicle driver while Gratian operated a service station in the town.