The name of the new underpass which was newly built by Afyonkarahisar Municipality and opened for service as of Saturday was determined as au Rauf Denktaş underpass ”.
Afyonkarahisar Municipality, which has made unprecedented investments in its history, completed the third underpass in the service network it initiated to ease the traffic flow. The newly built and opened underpass at the junction of the station was named by the TRNC Founding President and the great statesman, the late Rauf Denktaş, by Afyonkarahisar Municipality.
Mayor Burhanettin Çoban, Afyonkarahisar during the visit to the Press Association said: “There is a little time for the opening of our new sunk-output. We ask our press members from Afyonkarahisarlı to determine the name of our new underpass whose construction is about to be completed. We will determine the name of our new underpass by choosing among their name proposals. I Upon this proposal of Mayor Çoban, Afyonkarahisar Press Association was asked by the members of the press for name suggestions and all of the suggestions were submitted to the Municipality. Rauf Denktaş was given the name of 17 by the Afyonkarahisar Press Association.
Mayor Burhanettin Çoban stated that they had also consulted with Halil İbrahim Baykara, MHP Group President of the Municipal Assembly, and stated that “We congratulated our new underpass to the founding President of the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus, Rauf Denktaş, the deceased great Turkish statesman. . " said.
It is known that the big street starting from the Gendarmerie Junction and extending to the ring road in the direction of İzmir road is called Atatürk Boulevard. The two bridges built on Atatürk Boulevard were previously named Alparslan Türkeş Bridge and Necmettin Erbakan Bridge. The last underpass of the Municipality Turgut Özal name, the other bridge of the Municipality Muhsin Yazıcıoğlu names were deemed worthy. In addition, the underpass at the gendarmerie junction was called Atatürk's underpass. The names of the Turkish state elders who have left their mark on the recent past will be lived in Afyonkarahisar with the name of Rauf Denktaş in the last underpass.