'At the end of the year, the loss will exceed the cost of the Osmangazi bridge: CHP deputy Haydar Akar explained the number of vehicles passing through the Eurasia Tunnel, Yavuz Sultan Selim and Osmangazi Bridge and said that the damage was great. Akar argued that at the end of the year, the loss would exceed the cost of Osmangazi if there were no changes in the figures.
CHP Kocaeli deputy Haydar Akar stated that tunnels and bridges are constantly damaged, and according to the vehicle transitions in the first 4.5 months of the year, the Treasury will pay 803 million TL to the operating companies for the Eurasia Tunnel, Osmangazi Bridge and Yavuz Sultan Selim Bridge.
"If today's table continues, at the end of the year, 2 billion 410 million TL will be paid to the operating companies," Akar said. Explaining that the cost of Osmangazi Bridge previously was 2 billion 355 million TL, Akar stated that if the forecast is realized at the end of the year, the amount of the loss will exceed the cost of Osmangazi.
THE DAMAGE IN THE EURASIA TUNNEL WILL BE PAID BY THE TREASURY
Haydar Akar reminded that the Eurasia Tunnel was opened on 20 December 2016, 25 million vehicle passes are guaranteed annually by the Treasury, and if the promised vehicle does not pass, the difference will be paid to the operating company from the Treasury. Akar stated that the tolls of the tunnel were determined as 4 per vehicle and 6 dollars per minibus plus VAT as of this year, and that 5 million 4 thousand vehicles were passed through the Eurasia Tunnel in the first 690 months of the year. According to the annual warranty figures, Akar said that while approximately 68 thousand vehicles should be transported daily through the Eurasia Tunnel, an average of 34 thousand vehicles were transported, and the remaining 34 thousand vehicles would be paid by the treasury to the operating company by the treasury within a period of 5 months.
THE PASSAGE OF 40 THOUSAND VEHICLES HAS PASSED 14 THOUSAND VEHICLES FROM OSMANGAZI PLANNED
For the first 40 months of the year, for the Osmangazi Bridge, where Haydar Akar guarantees that 37.8 thousand vehicles are guaranteed daily on the Osmangazi Bridge, that even half of the 40 thousand vehicles are not provided after the transition fee, which is determined as approximately 14 dollars, and in which the average of 4 thousand vehicles daily pass in March and April. He stated that the amount to be paid by the Treasury to the operating company is 585 million 200 thousand TL.
3. LOSS TO BE PAID FOR COVERAGE 140 MILLION TL
Akar, CHP's Yavuz Sultan Selim Bridge, 135 thousand vehicles are guaranteed on a daily basis, while the 12.20 TL pass fee has been determined, 1 million 30 thousand from Yavuz Sultan Selim Bridge, which is guaranteed to pass 16 million 200 thousand vehicles between 4 January and 600 April. He said that the vehicle was switched. Akar stated that the amount to be paid to the operating company from the Treasury at the end of the first 4 months of the year for the Yavuz Sultan Selim Bridge is 140 million 376 thousand TL.
'LOSS WILL APPROACH TO 2.5 BILLION TL'
Akar stated that if today's table does not change, the invoice that the Treasury will pay for tunnels and bridges at the end of the year will be 2 billion 400 million TL, and said: “According to vehicle transitions in the first 4.5 months of the year, the treasury is 803 million for the Eurasia Tunnel, Osmangazi Bridge and Yavuz Sultan Selim Bridge. TL will pay to operating companies. If today's table continues, at the end of the year, 2 billion 410 million TL will be paid to the operating companies. Those who upload the cost of the bridges and tunnels, which come into service as build-operate-transfer, act with the policy of 'watch-operate-watch-loss'. Unfortunately, the government of Akparti, who said, 'Build-Operate-Transfer will not be 5 cents out of the pocket of the nation,' unfortunately does not pull his hand out of the pocket of the nation. If there is no change in these figures, at the end of the year, the loss will find the cost of the Osmangazi Bridge. ” Said.