The 35 year old woman of Vuci South in Nausori has been charged with one count of murder causing the death of her 4 year old daughter.
She was produced at the Nausori Magistrates Court today.
It is alleged the woman tied herself up with her 4-year-old daughter and drove their car off the road into the Rewa River over the weekend.
The incident occured off the road near Kasavu – witnessed by bystanders who conveyed both mother and daughter to the Nausori Hospital.
The postmortem for the 4 year old was carried out yesterday.