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Poonam Litt, of Brampton, Ontario - MISSING, It's a mysterious case



NRI missing woman's family offers $25,000 reward

Toronto, July 18, 2009
S. Singh

Members of Mrs. Poonam Litt’s family have posted a $25,000.00 reward for any information that will lead police to the whereabouts of Poonam Litt.

Her husband, Manjinder Litt, who was in India with his mother when his wife disappeared, said he remains hopeful she will be found unharmed. He said:

  • I'm hoping that with the announcement of this reward, someone will step forward and there was no marital strife before she disappeared. He also said he knew of no one who would want to harm her.
  • There is no one who is our enemy
  • Who could I name? There is no one.
  • Their 2 years daughter,“keeps on asking when my mom will come back.”
  • We’re passing time and we’re praying to God
  • We were living with love with each other. We got along with each other.

Detective Kim Taylor said:

  • Poonam's disappearance was “uncharacteristic,” there has been no evidence to indicate foul play.
  • We know someone out there has information about Poonam Litt. We’re here today to reignite the public’s interest in this case
  • Her husband, initially broached the idea of a reward two months ago
  • The investigation is still going full steam, with tips flooding in.
  • Poonam was a very dedicated mother and wife who wouldn’t go out without having contact with her husband or checking on her daughter.
  • We interviewed with family members, co-workers and the broader community, has thus far yielded no viable clues. Despite numerous public tips about possible sightings, there have been no positive identifications.
  • Ms. Litt has not contacted anyone in her family.
  • We believes that she did not leave Canada.

Anyone with information can call Peel police at 905-453-3311 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.


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April 07, 2009: NRI Missing Ontario woman may be in Surrey area

The Peer Regional Police Force contacted the Surrey Detachment in hopes of furthering their investigation pertaining to a missing person; Poonam LITT. Investigators in Ontario have received information that Ms. Litt may be in the Surrey area however they have not been able to confirm this to date.


Feb. 08, 2009: NRI Brampton Woman, 27, Missing

Poonam Litt, 27, 5' 4" tall, 130 lbs, brown eyes and black shoulder length hair, of Brampton, Ontario, was last seen on February 5th, 2009 when she left her family to attend her job on the frigid winter morning. She was employed as a dental receptionist, a 20-minute walk from her home. She left her two-year-old daughter, Kiranjot, at home with her sister-in-law. She was wearing a black coat and blue jeans.

At he time of missing:

  • Her husband- Manjinder Litt and his mother were vacationing in India
  • She was living with his husband's parents and his sister's family
  • She was carrying only her cellphone and left the backpack at home, which contained her wallet and ID. Now question arise, she simply forgot her backpack or deliberately left it behind. There is no activity on her cellphone since her disappearance

They had been married about four years and it was "a love marriage." Her family also lives in the Brampton area.




Poonam Litt, of Brampton, Ontario, was last seen on February 5th, 2009