TRANSPORTATION It has been revealed that the Ministry of Maritime Affairs and Communications has rolled up its sleeves for the construction of the high-speed train that Diyarbakır Metropolitan Municipality Mayor Osman Baydemir requested from President Abdullah Gül for Diyarbakır. TCDD General Manager Süleyman Karaman said that some time ago, an application was made to the Ministry of Development to start the project preparations for the high-speed train to be built in Diyarbakır.
A senior official stated in his statement that they were planning to build a high-speed train to Diyarbakır via Sivas-Malatya-Elazığ and gave the good news that this plan will turn into a project after a while. TCDD General Manager Süleyman Karaman emphasized that the high-speed train to Diyarbakır is among their targets for 2023.
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