Rourkela, Jan 17: Five youths swept away in river Sankh white taking bath during a picnic tour on Sunday.
Out of them, four were rescued while one was missing till the last report came.
According to reports, a team of five youths from Madhusudan Palli were picnicking near Chikanmati.
Five of them were slept away in the current while taking bath in the river. Others screamed for help following which locals rushed to the spot and jumped into the water to rescue the drowning youths.
Four youths were rescued by locals when one went missing, identified as Trilochan Mahakud.
The rescued youths have been admitted to Rourkela Government Hospital.