She and some neighbors searched for the babies everywhere to no avail.
It was until people reached a nearby pond that they found the babies motionless in the water.
Despite emergency treatment at a hospital, the two children died.
The two families already took the bodies of the babies to their hometowns for funeral rituals.
According to the Health Environment Management Agency under the Ministry of Health, a research by the United Nations International Children's Emergency Fund (UNICEF) in 2017 showed that an average of over 7,000 children drowned each year in Vietnam, accounting for 22.6 percent of injuries and accidents, behind the road crash death rate of 26.7 percent.