Ranchi: Two youth were drowned while taking bath in the waters of a closed stone mine in Gunja village under Ormanjhi Police Station area of this district.
Police said that a group of five students from Ranchi identified as Rahul Kumar, Pratyush Dev, Rishabh Raj, Sourav Kumar Singh and Aryan Raj came for sightseeing and after seeing the closed mine full of water they decided to take a bath. In the beginning, Rahul and Pratyush jumped into the water followed by Rishabh.
While Rahul and Pratyush were drawn into the deeper reaches of the water Rishabh was saved by his two other friends who used belts to pull him out. As the boys raised an alarm, locals reached on the spot and alerted the police. Local drivers were pressed to
locate the drowned youths.