A weekend gateway cut short in a horific manner at Patalpani, Indore in India when a family of five swept away near a waterfall after heavy downpour cause flash flood.

According to news reports the body of those perish 21-year-old Mudita Rathi, her father Chandrashekhar Rathi and friend Chavi Dhoot had been recovered from the Patalpani waterfall.

The Indore and Mhow fire brigade personnel saw Mudita’s body floating on the pond below the waterfall and fished it out this morning. The body was taken to Mhow Civil hospital for an autopsy, India Times said.

The incident occurred on Sunday when five persons, including four members of the Rathi family and Chavi, were swept away by water gushing at high speed while having a picnic at the Patalpani waterfalls.

All of them fell into the deep waterfall but onlookers managed to rescue two of them.

The whole horrific incident which lasted for only few minutes was caught on video a local tourist Gaurav Patidar.