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Here's How Twitter Helped The Delhi Police Reunite A Lost Alzheimer's Patient With Her Family

"That's the power of social media."

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Hundreds of people retweeted the DCP's tweet over the next hour, before it was seen by user Vishal Jain who was in touch with Gupta's family.

@DCP_North_Delhi where to contact...her family members r searching in patel nagar....pleas reply urgently

After being put in touch with the concerned authorities, Jain informed the DCP that they were on their way.

@DCP_North_Delhi her family members r on their way to.ashok viharrr

Mrs Gupta identified! Thanks to all of you including @urban_mogli. 👏 I've talked to her family members in Patel Nagar.They r about to reach.

And within two hours of the original tweet, Kamla Gupta was reunited with her family.

That's the power of social media. Thanks @TwitterIndia .Family members of Mrs Kamla Gupta traced in less then 2 hrs!