After the Ministry of Transport and Infrastructure has given the green light to the route, including Düzce, the accelerating efforts have been crowned with the report presented to the state summit today. In a program organized in Istanbul, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan met with the Rector of Duzce University. Dr. Nigar Demircan Çakar, the high-speed train would be more efficient to pass through Duzce, Erdogan presented the report.
Rector Çakar, who had a private meeting with Erdoğan after the program and evaluated this opportunity, was the Dean of Düzce University. Dr. Ayhan Şamandar's report, supported by the views and studies of Japanese academics specialized in high-speed train, was given to Erdoğan and he stated that Düzce has been waiting for this project for years. President Erdoğan, who listened carefully to President Çakar, stated that he would review the report and consult with the relevant ministry.
AK Party Provincial Presidents Meeting in the same report prepared to present Düzce Provincial Chairman Mustafa Keskin will also discuss the issue one-on-one with Erdogan learned. With this important move, Düzce became very close to the high speed train project.