In his statement, Minister Karaismailoğlu stated that the companies engaged in transportation started to monitor the road transportation in real time with the Transportation Electronic Tracking and Control System (U-ETDS), which provides electronic tracking of the goods, cargo and passenger movements they carry.
With the system, becoming first road striking a measurable Karaismailoğlu of transportation in Turkey, "the time of the completion of the process by our transporter system to send data, our country can be made much more efficient transportation. In addition, as the transportation market became measurable, necessary arrangements for this began to be made more rapidly. ” used expressions.
Minister Karaismailoğlu stated that according to the data from U-ETDS, those traveling by bus were observed to comply with the Kovid-19 measures taken by the government, and noted:
“The number of people traveling by bus has dropped from under 19 to 180 per day due to Kovid-300. 1 thousand 7 passengers were carried on 873 225 flights on March 733, where the measures were gradually started, and 11 7 passengers were carried on 19 thousand 156 trips on 821 March. Within the framework of the measures taken, the number of flights gradually decreased every day in the following days. The number of travelers was around 800-900 people per day in April. ”
Measures are meticulously implemented on buses
Pointing out that the precautions against the epidemic in buses continue without interruption, Karaismailoğlu reminded that over 50 percent of passenger capacity is not received in all urban and intercity public transportation vehicles in the provinces and districts.
Underlining that it is also paid attention to the way the passengers in the vehicle sit in a way that prevents the contact of passengers with each other, Karaismailoğlu stated that the data of the domestic passenger transport sector are also shared with the ministries and governorates. Karaismailoğlu noted that the measures were continued to be implemented meticulously.
The number of trips increased with the legal arrangements made
Minister Karaismailoğlu pointed out that the results of the measures to prevent the spread of the epidemic began to be taken and made the following evaluations:
“This situation shows us how appropriate the measures we have taken are. However, thanks to our facilitating measures for the sector and the legal arrangements we made, we prevented the mornings at bus stations as our citizens no longer have any flights. In this way, the number of passengers started to increase again with the number of bus companies. ”