Mehmet Şimşek got on the tram in Taksim: Deputy Prime Minister Mehmet Şimşek got on the nostalgic tram on Istiklal Street. Şimşek, who was visiting Istiklal Street, took a photo with the tram rider. Deputy Prime Minister Mehmet Şimşek, who got on the nostalgic tram from Beyoğlu Tünel, said on a question that he had taken the nostalgic tram before. Şimşek, who took a souvenir photo with the tram, then left Istiklal Street.
Today in History 27 March 1873 A loan agreement was prepared between the Ottoman Empire and the Ottoman Bank and Credit General Ottoman. According to the contract, the income of the Ottoman State was to borrow 3.000 million Ottoman liras to be used in the construction of the 50 km railway. As a "railway borrowing", this borrowing could not be used due to the depression on the Vienna Stock Exchange.