Is Haydarpaşa Train Station a hotel? Contrary Questions program, broadcasted on CNN Turk television and presented by Enver Aysever, was presented by Istanbul Metropolitan Mayor Advisor Prof. Dr. He hosted Mustafa Ilıcalı
Ilıcalı clarified the controversy about the historical fabric of İstanbul and said that all of the historical stations in the old suburban line would be preserved and Haydarpaşa Train Station would be kept as a garage and the hotel would not be built.
Referring to the traffic problem in Istanbul, Ilıcalı stated that 3 will reduce the traffic density in Istanbul and that the project is not only a highway project but also a multi-faceted solution that includes a rail system.