Chikkamagaluru, Nov 25: Five youths were drowned in a tank near the district here on Wednesday.
Police said the deceased has been identified as Ragavendra and Banuprakash from vasthare village, the other three brothers Deepak, Deleep and Sudeep from Hanchavalli village.
Police and fire forces pressed into the service to fish out the bodies from tank using boat.
The deceased were attending a marriage function and went for swimming in the tank.
Alathur police visited the spot and a case has been registered in this connection.