Behiç Erkin commemorated at his mausoleum in Eskişehir

The Republic of Turkey's founder and first Director General of State Railways, which Behiç Erkin, death was commemorated at the beginning of the 51-year anniversary of the mausoleum located in Eskisehir.
The memorial service was held at the memorial cemetery in Behiç Erkin Memorial Forest, next to the Enveriye train station. The ceremony was attended by Deputy Governor Ömer Faruk Günay, CHP Provincial Assembly Member Erdal Şanlı, political party and non-governmental organization representatives, railway workers and lovers.
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.

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