Tunnels merged in the new subway of the Anatolian side
Mayor of Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality Kadir Topbas, 2016 7 million people in a day aimed to use the subway said, "This will be completed towards the end of 2015," he said.
Kadir Topbas, Mayor of Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality, participated in the tunnel assembly ceremony of the second subway of the Anatolian Side, Üsküdar-Ümraniye-Sancaktepe-Çekmeköy subway construction. The ceremony was held at Ümraniye Çarşı station, as well as Kadir Topbaş, Ümraniye Mayor Hasan Can, Üsküdar Mayor Mustafa Kara, Çekmeköy Mayor Ahmet Poyraz, Sancaktepe Mayor İsmail Erdem, contractor company officials and subway construction staff.
In a speech before the assembly of the tunnel Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality Mayor Kadir Topbas, made in 1873 in Istanbul, Turkey's first, world's second subway, which expressed that they tried to activate the neglected transport axis after Karakoy Tunnel, "when we came to office, about 45 kilometers The rail system is now up to 125 kilometers and we are increasingly under the city with iron networks. We know that the most accurate solution of urban mobility is the metro. The 55 of our investments is about to reach 26 billion pounds, and we have built the metro and we continue to do so. Now the axle is an important axis of the 24,5 kilometer. Our people from Şile will eliminate the need to enter the city with their cars and integrate with other works, Ş he said.
Topbas emphasized that the municipalities did not do the subways in any country in the world, Top We have finished the biggest line in the history of the Republic as the Metropolitan Municipality. These are mega projects. Turkey's largest subway lines. Our goal is to make 2016 million people a day to use the subway when we reach 7. Towards the end of 2015, this will be completed in the 38 monthly process. When this system is activated, they will be able to arrive at Üsküdar in 24 minutes and Ümraniye in 12,5 minutes. This is civilization and quality M.
Later, Topbas, who commanded the operator by radio, called to open the tunnel. Operators opening a large area by breaking the tunnel, the Turkish flag hung under the tunnel entrance. After the reunification of the tunnels, Topbas and his entourage took photographs in front of the tunnel.