Puttur: Muhammad Sharif (26), a resident of Janata colony in Karaya in Uppinangady, had been reported to be missing six months ago.
A complaint regarding this had been filed by his father Umarabba in Uppinangady police station. A search was made for him with the help of all possible leads.
He was traced in Nelamangala of Bengaluru rural district, where he had taken up a job in a lorry belonging to a transport firm. He was brought to his hometown and handed to the parents on Wednesday.