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  Cheshvan 29, 5769 , 27/11/08

Two Rabbis on Hashgacha Business Among Mumbai Missing

Two rabbis who travelled to Mumbai on business involving kashrut supervision had not been heard from for 24 hours as of 10:55 am, according to Yeshiva World News. Eastern time. One is  Rabbi Leibish Teitelbaum, son of the Volover Rebbe from Boro Park, and a son-in-law of the Toldos Avrohom Yitzchok Rebbe. Rabbi Teitelbaum spends part of his time in Jerusalem. The second is Rabbi Bentzion Chroman, who lives in Israel.

People are asked to pray for the safety of Aryeh Leibish ben Elta Nechama Maltshi (Teitelbaum) and Bentzion ben Elka (Chroman).

Prayers are also asked for Mumbai Chabad emissary Gavriel Noach ben Freida Bluma Holtzberg and his wife, Rivka bas Yehudis, who were reported unconscious at Mumbai's Chabad House.

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