TDN World Desk:In a shocking incident on Sunday, a woman threw her five children into the Ganga river in Jeghangirabad in Uttar Pradesh’s Bhadohi district.

As soon as the police were informed, senior police officials rushed to the spot and divers were pressed into service to locate the children.

Police arrested the woman and said that she is mentally sick.

“Our priority is to rescue the children as soon as possible, We will carry out other investigations later,” said a police officer as quoted by IANS.

Days back during the ongoing lockdown report of Dalit kids eating grass shook the country. Earlier Former chief statistician Pronab Sen has warned that food riot may break out in the country.