Staff Reporter

BHUBANESWAR: The high drama over the missing of the teen-aged cine artist Elora Mohapatra has taken a curious turn with the Bhubaneswar police rescuing two of the five missing youths from Goa on Friday.

A police team and the rescued boy and girl were on way back to Bhubaneswar, Inspector-in-Charge of Mahila Thana Bilasini Nayak said .

She said Pratiksha Priyadarshini, cousin of Elora, and Soubhagya Mishra were rescued from a house in Goa. Pratiksha, a student and Elora, who studied in Class-VIII, had gone missing since June 10.

Later, it was known that three youths from the city had accompanied the girls.