Demirel visited high-speed train construction sites: Former CHP Bursa Deputy Kemal Demirel visited the high-speed train construction sites Deputy Prime Minister Bülent Arınç, Minister of Transport, Maritime Affairs and Communications Binali Yıldırım, Minister of Labor and Social Security Faruk Çelik, TCDD General Manager Süleyman Karaman and Kemal Demirel who attended the groundbreaking ceremony. Demirel examined his studies, which he closely followed. Demirel, who is in almost every stage of the project, toured the construction sites with İbrahim Alkaya, Vice President of the Association of Railway Lovers, to find out how the works are. Receiving information about the project from the authorities and technical staff, Demirel said, “The high-speed train line, the foundation of which was laid on December 20, 2012, continues. 16 kilometers of the 7-kilometer line have been completed. Currently, 40 percent of the project is completed. When the high-speed train starts running, its average speed will be 190 kilometers per hour. At the groundbreaking ceremony of Transport Minister Binali Yıldırım, we look forward to 2016 with the good news that Bursa residents will have high-speed train in 2016. "I will follow the subject until the people of Bursa get on the train."