Minister Arslan, who made important statements during his journey from Kars to Sarıkamış, accompanied by Veysi Kurt, General Manager of TCDD Tasimacilik AS, since the middle of this year on the Baku-Tbilisi-Kars railway line. He stated that they aim to start passenger transportation.
Arslan stated that the demand for Kars will increase even more with the commencement of passenger transportation on the Baku-Tbilisi-Kars railway line, which started operations on October 30, 2017, and said, “As the BTK is known, it is a cargo in terms of cargo after its opening on October 30. There is serious load mobility starting from. Our goal is to start carrying passengers starting from the middle of the year this year. It will also be a good concept. You can be sure that people visiting countries on the route starting from Kazakhstan and Turkey will want to go to Europe. Kars will also have the opposite journey, and hopefully when we put it into operation, Kars will be a province that hosts more guests in that sense. I hope that Kars will not be the city waiting for Serhat, but will be a city that benefits from Serhat's position and is the capital of Serhat. Our work on this is continuing. ” He spoke in the form.