Vahyettin Yahya Bayat Businessman,
  • Death Date 08/02/2018
  • Place of Death Diyarbakir Prison
  • Cause of Death Imprisoned death,Heart attack
  • Date of Burial 09.02.2018, Diyarbakir
  • Date of Detention 02.12.2022
  • Place of Detention Diyarbakir
  • Court-Judge who arrested Diyarbakir High Criminal Courts
  • Period of Detantion 8 Months


Yahya Bayat, one of the leading businessmen of Diyarbakir, was also the chairman of a NGO and a member of the board of directors of the DIGIAD Association. He was known for his philanthropy, and therefore became a target after July 15. The famous businessman, who was arrested in July 2017 despite suffering from severe heart disease, was able to withstand the prison conditions for only 8 months. He died in Diyarbakır Prison due to a heart attack.

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