Daniel, a dual Australian/Israel citizen, was travelling in India, and at the time of his disappearance was sharing a room in a guest house in the village of Challal in the Paravatti Valley. On August 5 2005, he left his room in search of a meal, leaving behind his belongings. Daniel has not been seen since.
Extensive searches have been carried out to locate him without success.
Grave fears are held for his safety and welfare.