The foundation of Köseköy-Gebze line, which is the last leg of the Ankara-Istanbul High Speed Train Line, was laid with a ceremony. Minister of Transport, Maritime Affairs and Communications Binali Yıldırım, Minister for EU Affairs Egemen Bağış and Science, Industry and Technology Minister Nihat Ergün attended the ceremony. TCDD General Manager Süleyman Kahraman thanked the Metropolitan Municipality for their work not to be a victim of citizens. Deputy Mayor Zekeriya Özak attended the ceremony representing the Metropolitan Municipality.
HEIGHT OF PARTICIPATION
Ceremony; TCDD General Manager Süleyman Kahraman, General Director of TCDD Infrastructure Investments Ahmet Kuşhanoğlu, Head of EU Investments Mustafa Kaya, CFCU Director Muhsin Altun, the undersecretaries of the ministry Hasan Naiboğlu, Haluk Ilıcak, Colin Construction Chairman Naci Koloğlu, who made the railway line, EU Ambassador Jean Maurice Ripert, Kocaeli Governor Ercan Topaca, Kocaeli University Rector. Dr. Sezer Komsuoğlu, district mayors, Ak Parti district heads also attended.
At the ceremony, first of all, a high-speed train project was introduced. Karaman, who took the first word at the opening, said “Köseköy-Gebze section was the most worked part. Since Istanbul-Izmit is completely urbanized, we could not create an alternative route due to the unfamiliar difficulties. Kocaeli Metropolitan Municipality has been mobilized to prevent the citizens from being victimized. I would like to thank Büyükşehir for this work. Bu Minister Ergün said, haline We will become a country transported to many countries by train line. This line connects Istanbul with Anatolia. That is why it has a strategic importance, O he said.
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