Hayri Baraçlı, The Use of Winter Tires Important: IMM Secretary General Baraçlı, who followed the snow-fighting activities affecting Istanbul at the Disaster Coordination Center (AKOM), gave information to the press members about the work carried out.
Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality General Secretary Hayri Baraçlı, who has been following the work against the snow that has affected Istanbul from Friday to this day at the Disaster Coordination Center (AKOM), emphasized that it is important for citizens who use private vehicles to show sensitivity to the use of winter tires, "Our citizens are traveling. We want them to listen to our style suggestions. We recommend that both our citizens and other citizens use winter tires for their safety. Winter tires are mandatory in commercial vehicles. We demand that our citizens also use public transportation ”.
Explaining that the IMM teams work 24 hours a day for citizens to spend the winter season in peace, Baraçlı said that they continue their work against snow with 7 thousand personnel and around 345 vehicles. Stating that the winter conditions, which have been effective since Friday, did not cause serious problems with the citizens as a result of the previous measures, Baraçlı continued: “We have flowed the traffic of Istanbul at a certain level. It is not clear when the wife will come. Today around noon and tomorrow we expect a profit again. We do not expect a very heavy snow like in the past days in the following period. As AKOM, we are on the alert. We are in contact with our friends in meteorology, friends in other public institutions and organizations, companies affiliated to the municipality, employees and department heads.
Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality Mayor Kadir Topbaş'ın under the harsh winter conditions under the conditions of having to live in the streets for several reasons 940 homeless citizens also stated that they serve the Baraçlı, Zeytinburnu Sports Complex guests by visiting all kinds of needs are met, he said.
Fifty percent of the dams before the snowfall, the rate of increase in the percentage of snowfall, this rate rises to the percentage of transferring Hayri Baracli, "this rate will increase when the snow melts," he said.
Not forgetting the stray animals, and emphasizing that they are sensitive to their needs, Baraçlı said, “They are also our values. We provide the necessary support at certain points regarding their shelter and food. "Our satisfaction with them has increased to the top this winter, too."