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Tuesday, September 13 2011 , Your time is 15:58:00
A 15-year-old girl that was allegedly killed by herfamily after being raped in Diyarbakır was buried yesterday in a funeralattended by just 20 women from social and women’s associations, Doğan newsagency has reported.
The body of the girl, Hatice D., was discovered in BatmanStream 11 days ago. The girl was reportedly killed when her family realized shewas four months pregnant as a result of a rape allegedly conducted by two ofher cousins.
The body of the girl was taken from the hospital’s morgueby her uncle and left at the cemetery, where the funeral was conducted withoutany of her relatives in attendance.
An investigation has been launched into the incident andthe girl’s grandfather, father and two uncles have been arrested.
The two cousins, who ran away after the incident wasrevealed, are being sought by police, reports said.
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