[Watch] Couple Drowns Son In Ganga After Dipping Him Multiple Times To Cure Blood Cancer
New Delhi: In a shocking video from Uttarakhand’s Haridwar, a five-year-old boy, suffering from blood cancer, died after he was submerged in river Ganga again and again by his parents in the hope of a miracle cure. The incident occurred on Har Ki Pauri after he was submerged in the freezing river multiple times.
The incident was caught on camera in which a Delhi-based couple could be allegedly seen drowning their child suffering from cancer in River Ganga. The video shows bystanders asking the family to stop after they notice the boy underwater for too long. On seeing that the family isn’t listening, people present at the spot forcefully bring the boy out.
Unbelievable! How can a mother/parents drown their own child! But it happened in #Haridwar A #Delhi couple allegedly drowned their child suffering from cancer. And whole incident was captured on camera. Police have booked three persons including mother pic.twitter.com/tJJNGuBTfk
— Anupam Trivedi (@AnupamTrivedi26) January 25, 2024
The police have registered a case and have booked three persons, including the boy’s mother, in connection with the incident. As per the information given by the cab driver who took the boy and his family to Haridwar, the child was accompanied by his parents and another woman relative. The family left for Haridwar at around 9 am on Wednesday, NDTV reported. The other relative was reportedly the boy’s aunt. The cab driver said the boy looked extremely unwell and the family informed him that he was suffering from cancer and doctors in Delhi had given up.