Minister of Transport and Infrastructure, Adil Karaismailoğlu, said, “We decided to add 45 thousand square meters of land, including the Regional Directorate of Highways in the center of Diyarbakır, to the National Garden. We present to the people of Diyarbakır, ”he said. Minister Karaismailoğlu, who held talks in Diyarbakır, examined the road construction works on the Diyarbakır-Bismil and Diyarbakır-Mardin highway.
Minister Karaismailoğlu told reporters that they are on the construction site of Diyarbakır-Mardin and Diyarbakır-Bismil constructions and that they have made the necessary consultations regarding the projects they carry out as the Ministry throughout Diyarbakır. Karaismailoğlu stated that they gave instructions to complete the ongoing projects as soon as possible, and that they will complete the valuable projects that Diyarbakır deserves as soon as possible and follow up the projects in line with the ongoing new needs.
Emphasizing that they have invested 18 billion 7 million lira in Diyarbakır's transportation and communication infrastructure in the last 81 years, Karaismailoğlu pointed out that while there were only 2003 kilometers of roads in the city in 44, there are now 444 kilometers of divided roads, at this point there is an increase of 909 percent.
Highways investment increased 16 times
Minister Karaismailoğlu said, “I am just talking about the divided road investment made in the AK Party governments under the leadership of our President. We still have 417 kilometers of road network in Diyarbakır, including 694 kilometers of state roads and 1111 kilometers of provincial roads. 255 kilometers of this road network is holistic hot pavement. While 1993 million lira was spent in the city between 2002 and 366 for road works, we increased this amount only 2003 times between 2020 and 16 to 5 billion 715 million lira, only in terms of highway investments. " he spoke.
Stating that there are 9 important highway projects in Diyarbakır at the moment, Karaismailoğlu stated that the approximate cost of these is 1 billion 231 million TL.
Karaismailoğlu stated that they completed the Diyarbakır-Mardin road junction with a total length of 66 kilometers, the Bismil-Batman road 39 kilometers with hot mixture coating and 27 kilometers as a surface-coated divided road, 39 of the section completed in the previous years, the ongoing section of the road 14,6 and the new He explained that the section to be tendered is 12,4 kilometers.
Karaismailoğlu stated that works have started at the Bismil city crossing with different sections of the Bismil Batman road on the Diyarbakır-Mardin junction and said, “The earthworks, art structures and superstructure works of the project in question continue between 4 and 20 kilometers. When the project is completed, the travel time between the two points will be reduced from 2 minutes to 44 minutes. We have seen and will continue to see the fruit of the contribution of other communication investments to the revival of the region in terms of production, employment, trade, education and culture, together with the investments we made in the region on air, roads and railways. said.
"It will add a great value to Diyarbakır"
Expressing that they have adopted the service policy as a principle with all their employees, Karaismailoğlu stated that under the leadership of President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, the Ministry will continue to work tirelessly and tirelessly in the field of transportation and communication, as in all other fields, for the last 18 years. Minister Karaismailoğlu said:
“At the meeting we held today, besides our Highways Regional Directorate, Anıt Park, next to it the Millet Garden, where the old stadium is located, Sümerpark, where Sümerbank is located, and the glass next to our Regional Directorate of Highways, as well as the highway lodgings and the guesthouse, together with the parks I count, Millet We decided to add it to the garden. I hope it will add a great value to Diyarbakır. I hope we present an important project that will add value to the value of the city, with an area of 45 thousand square meters to the people of Diyarbakır. We will put it at the service of our people of Diyarbakır. The people of Diyarbakır deserve very good service. We are in the awareness and effort of this. We will complete our ongoing projects one by one and put them at the service of our nation. We will plan and project new needs and present them to the service of the region. "