Hediye burned alive in Erciş laid to rest



WAN – Hediye Ataman, who was burned alive in her home during house raid on November 18 in Van’s Erciş district, has been laid to rest in Çelebibağı Central Cemetery.

On November 18, Hediye Ataman was burned alive in Erciş district of Van during the house raid conducted by police and soldiers. Her dead body was retrieved from the Van Dursun Odabaşı Medical Center and brought to Erciş last night.Today, Hediye’s dead body was brought to Çelebibağı Central Cemetery by her relatives. Hediye was burned with the coffin because her body was completely burned.

After the burial of Hediye, a condolence tent was set up in Çelebibağı Neighborhood. Meanwhile, many police officers came to area, where the condolence tent was set up, with armored vehicles.