Minister Turhan attended the opening ceremony of the Istanbul-Izmir Motorway, the north and west junctions of the Istanbul-Izmir Motorway and the Akhisar-Saruhanli roundabouts, where President Erdoğan opened the video conference.
President Erdoğan's first live connection was made to the opening of the 29 kilometer section between Gebze-Orhangazi-İzmir Highway Balıkesir North and West Interchange. Watching the images of the area where the Governor of Balikesir Ersin Yazici was present, Erdogan said, Val How? Is it worthy of İzmir, worthy of Balıkesir? İzmir he said.
On the connection to the opening ceremony of the 24,5 kilometer section of the Gebze-Orhangazi-Izmir Motorway between the Akhisar and Saruhanli districts, Erdogan said, açılış If there is civilization, there is no road, there is no road. N
Transportation and Infrastructure Minister Mehmet Cahit Turhan, who was in the opening area, reminded that some parts of the Istanbul-Izmir Motorway were opened to traffic before.
Turhan said that the purpose of the project is the ratio of 80 percent, UM Istanbul-Izmir traffic after today is falling to 4 hours. In the next 6 month, the project will be opened in late summer and the rest will be opened to traffic. This project, which has a total amount of 10 billion dollars, was put into service with a build-operate-transfer model without spending public resources. When the project is put into service, the traffic congestion and the density of the city passes will be over, especially in the summer months. Iyle The opening took place after the speech of Minister Turhan.