Samsun Metropolitan Municipality former President AK Party Samsun MP Yusuf Ziya Yılmaz, the rail system brought to the city was launched in 2010. Free Internet service was also provided to citizens in the rail system during the period of President Yılmaz. That service was shelved in the period of President Mustafa Demir.
Citizens who used the rail system trams were connected to the wifis in the trams on their mobile phones and used the internet service free of charge. With the decision taken, free internet service ended. The reason why this decision was taken is unknown. It is claimed that the Metropolitan Municipality, which has a debt of 1 billion 664 million lira and draws close to 600 million lira, and which shows all its incomes as a mortgage, has made such a decision within the scope of saving measures. (Zekeriya FIRAT /target because)