The Ministry of Transport and Infrastructure announced that the news that there are historical ruins in Haydarpaşa Station, which is included in the press and undergoing restoration works, does not reflect the truth and is not related to the restoration works.
In the statement made by the Ministry of Transport and Infrastructure, the connection roads between Söğütlüçeşme and Haydarpaşa Train Station, "Gebze-" carried out by the Ministry's Infrastructure Investments General Directorate (AYGM).Halkalı It was stated that it was included in the scope of “Improvement of Suburban Lines Project” and the works are continuing.
In the statement, the following was recorded: “The historical ruins in the press emerged during the construction works of the connection roads in question and have nothing to do with the restoration of the Haydarpaşa Station building. The area in question where the work is carried out by AYGM, our Ministry, is within the scope of Haydarpaşa Urban and Historical SIT Area. For this reason, the project is carried out under the supervision of the Istanbul Archeology Museums Directorate in accordance with the decisions of the Cultural and Natural Heritage Conservation Board. ”