The founder of the Republic of Turkey State Railways and the first General Manager Ergun Behiç, 51 of death. anniversary of the monumental tomb in Eskisehir was commemorated.
The commemoration ceremony was held in the memorial cemetery inside the Behiç Erkin Memorial Forest located next to the Enveriye train station. Deputy Governor Ömer Faruk Günay, CHP member of the General Assembly Erdal Sanli, representatives of political parties and non-governmental organizations, railway employees and lovers attended.
After the wreath and flowers were presented to the memorial grave, Deputy Governor Günay made a statement. Behiç Erkin Günay emphasized the importance given to the Turkish transport, "Railways is one of the most important names who contributed in bringing the business to Turkey. Behiç Erkin's work outside the railway is also not counted. He would have liked to be grateful if he were with us and could see the current railroad's successes. 51 of his death. anniversary, we remember him with respect, "he said.
Behiç Erkin's commemoration ceremony ended with applause after the prayers.
Source : I yurthaber.mynet.co