Baku-Tbilisi-Kars Railway Line to go up to Kars
"Kars will be the junction point of the line that will go to China from now on," said the governor Eyüp Tepe regarding the construction of the Baku-Tbilisi-Kars (BTK) railway line.
In a statement to Tepe AA correspondent, the city's "junction point" identity thanks to the BTK railway line. kazanhe said he would.
Emphasizing that this situation will reflect on the economy and trade of Kars, Tepe said, “Things that used to be dreams are starting to come true. This line, which has been on hold for years, has gained momentum in recent years. kazanwas. It was tendered in 2008 and today there is a physical realization of 40-50 percent. This rate would have been higher if the 2nd stage tender had not been objected to.
Pointing out that Turkey is a serious problem in the line section Hill, he said:
"There are 2,5 kilometer tunnel project between Georgia and Turkey. A route has been changed in that project. Therefore, a new tunnel was brought to the agenda. When these are over, I hope that a trial expedition can be made at the end of the year. Trials like March and April will begin next year at the latest. Our hope is in that direction. Kars will be the junction point of the line going to China from now on.