Indian Man Who Lost His Passport Returns Home After Being Stranded In Dubai For 16 Years
Ending his 16 years of wait to return home, Neela Yellaiah has finally reunited with his loved ones in his homeland.
Yellaiah arrived at the Hyderabad Airport on Monday and reached his home town on Tuesday.
The 48-year-old who hails from Chinthamanpalli village in Kamareddy District of Telangana had gone to UAE in 2004 to work as a laborer in a construction company.
However, after he lost his passport Yellaiah could not return home for 16 years and was stranded in the middle east doing odd jobs in Dubai and Sharjah.
He also reportedly suffered a memory loss and his mental health was also falling.
While the family was still searching for him and trying to bring him back to his loved ones, one of his nephews who had gone to Sharjah for work spotted him, struggling to live, sometimes eating leftover food.