A woman in Kerala has been caught in the act of killing her own daughter by letting her son feed on her dead body.
The mother, who was bitten by her son, had allegedly killed her daughter when he had eaten the body of her deceased mother.
The case has prompted a massive outpouring of grief on social media in the state and among those who know the victim, her husband, said.
The woman, who is a nurse, allegedly took her son to the water in the evening, washed the body, and then let him eat the body.
The man went to the hospital and died after suffering from cardiac arrest, according to the police.
The incident came to light after a family member found the body in the swimming pool, police said.
The woman was remanded in judicial custody.