High Speed Train Statement by Gürer, Deputy of CHP Niğde: “We are not involved in the high speed train in Cappadocia. We suggest that the railroad between Ulukışla and Kayseri passing through Niğde, which was built in 1934, should be considered as a high speed train line.
CHP Niğde Deputy Ömer Fethi Gürer, stating that they are not involved in the construction of high-speed trains in the Cappadocia region, "We recommend that the railway between Ulukışla and Kayseri, which was built in 1934, should be considered as a high-speed train line." said.
Gürer said at the press conference he held in the Parliament that his statements that the Konya-Aksaray-Nevşehir-Kayseri high-speed train project would damage the historical texture in the Cappadocia region were met with reaction by the professional organization of the hoteliers and some AK Party members.
Cappadocia is Turkey's most popular and important tourist center emphasizes Gürer, the new route will be created due to the rail in the region, he said it could hurt the region's groundwater and surface values.
Gürer said, “We draw attention to the fact that the damage that may occur in high speed train investment is seen today. We are not involved in the high-speed train in Cappadocia. There is a railway that will not disturb the historical and natural structure of the region. We suggest that the railway between Ulukışla and Kayseri, which was built in 1934, passing through Niğde should be considered as a high speed train line. he spoke.
High speed train project in Cappadocia underlining the benefit of debating Gürer, the region will be created by the expropriation work and the project will be completed after the completion of the negativity should be addressed today, he said.
Expressing that it is wrong to turn his criticism into political material, Gürer said, “Our aim is; There is a serious historical process there, Cappadocia, which is the value of the world. The damages that fairy chimneys have suffered from the destruction in the region are known. Therefore, we are considering the evaluation of the existing railway between Konya-Ulukışla-Niğde-Kayseri. " said.