The locals and family members rushed to the spot and found that the children had died while Subeena was holding on to a motor pump in the well. They rescued her and got her hospitalised.
As the cops initiated a process of arresting the five teachers on a contractual basis, they took out poisonous substances and consumed them.
The woman and a man had attempted to set themselves on August 16 in a bid to end their lives. The man had succumbed to his burn injuries on August 21. They had also recorded a live video on Facebook.
Depressed over not getting a job in view of the Covid-19 pandemic despite having a BTech degree with distinction, he had decided to commit suicide.