PATNA: A woman in Bihar threw out her newborn baby into the river after differences with her husband over petty issue.
Reports said Jitendra Rai, a resident of Nasariganj locality under Danapur block in Patna district, asked his wife Neetu Devi to cook food on Thursday.
Subsequently, she asked her husband to take care of their six-month-old son, which led to minor quarrels between them.
In a fit of rage, the woman walked up to the bank of river Ganga which flows by her village and threw her baby into the river.
Soon after getting information, the family members rushed to the spot but by then the baby had died.
The police have arrested the woman. “The woman threw out the baby into the river after minor differences with her husband,” a local police official Sandeep Kumar Singh told the media today.