A 13-year-old girl became a mother in Baku.

APA reports that Kamala Agazadeh, head of the Azerbaijan Children's Union-Children's Shelter Reintegration Center, reported on this.

He said that a 13-year-old girl gave birth at home.

"The girl was admitted to the hospital. The child is alive, and the 13-year-old mother asks to be admitted to our shelter."

The head of the center also noted that the girl told him that she became pregnant as a result of rape.

In response to APA's inquiry, the press service of the Ministry of Internal Affairs said that an investigation is currently underway.