The accused replaced the gold chain with an imitation jewellery of the same design to cover up the theft.
The anganwadi run from Government Upper Primary School in Malappuram's Mundothparamba reopened without a power supply.
Children at anganwadi of Mundothparamba GUPS suffering without power supply for past 8 months.
The woman had contracted COVID-19 three weeks ago. Relatives claimed she had shown symptoms of mental illness subsequently.
The building was constructed hardly one-and-a-half years ago, at the cost of Rs 14 lakh.
In both cases, it is suspected that the students started showing symptoms of food poisoning after consuming the food served at their schools.
The teachers and the helpers welcomed the kids by gifting them bouquets and party hats.
Minister Veena George ordered the director of the WCD dept to take stern action against the officers responsible for letting the Anganwadi function in such dilapidated conditions.
Action was taken after traces of Aflatoxin B1, a toxin that could even cause liver cancer, were found in the product manufactured at the Edakkattuvayal unit.
Crushes and kindergartens will also resume functioning on Monday.