Guwahati: The cousin brother of Arunachal Pradesh BJP MP Tapir Gao, who went missing from Guwahati on Friday, has been rescued from a hotel in Panbazar.

Tahang Gao went missing on Friday but was rescued from a hotel here on Saturday based on specific inputs.

Tahang Gao after being rescued was taken to Dispur police station for questioning as to what had happened.

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As per reports, Gao came to Guwahati for some personal work and went to meet a friend in the Ganeshguri area but since then was missing. His phone was switched off as well.

When he was not reachable by any means of contact, a relative approached the police.

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A cab driver was detained and another person was arrested in connection with the case. Some reports also state that around Rs 5 lakh were also looted from him.

An investigation is going on in connection with the case.


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