Kozhikode | Five men who were taking bath in a river near Kuttiyadi, about 50 kms from here, went missing following flash floods, police said.
They were part of a nine-member group who had gone for bathing in the river at Pasukkadavu near a forest zone Sunday, they said.
All the nine, hailing from Kothod in the district, were washed off in the flash floods following heavy rains.
Four of them were rescued, while the bodies of three others were recovered Monday.
Police and Fire and Rescue Service personnel are searching for the missing persons.