Protest over death of 3-year-old

The Star Early Edition - - NEWS -

A DUR­BAN woman, 31, and her mother, 55, ap­peared in the Chatsworth Mag­is­trate’s Court yes­ter­day fol­low­ing the death of the younger woman’s 3-year-old daugh­ter. Hun­dreds of pro­test­ers con­verged on the court in Dur­ban to de­mand that nei­ther woman be granted bail. There was a heavy po­lice pres­ence, with of­fi­cers con­trol­ling ac­cess. The grand­mother, Salatchee Ve­nilla Basanich, was ar­rested on Thurs­day after her grand­daugh­ter, Jamie Faith Naidoo, was de­clared dead at their home in Chatsworth’s Haven­side sub­urb. The case was post­poned to Thurs­day.

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