Work started again for Mecidiyeköy-Mahmutbey Metro Line, one of the most important projects in Istanbul's transportation field. The opening was delayed due to the pandemic KabataşThe Mecidiyeköy-Mahmutbey line, the first stage of the Mecidiyeköy-Mahmutbey metro line, is planned to open at the end of October.
According to the report of Gülden Çoktan from Milliyet; “Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality Mayor Ekrem İmamoğlu, Kabataş- He carried out the first test drive on the Mecidiyeköy-Mahmutbey line, which is the first stage of the Mecidiyeköy-Mahmutbey metro line, and announced that the first stage of the line will start serving on May 19. In fact, when the working Spanish workers returned to their countries due to the coronavirus epidemic, the opening of the line was delayed first to August and then to September.
IMM Spanish authorities stating that the workers returned to Turkey in the middle of July, it expects to Istanbul forward the work of opening up even after two months and has announced it will end the line will be in service. In the statement made, “Signaling and patrol tests continue. 24 hours testing has become possible. We plan to complete our work within two months ”.