Istanbul people will pay the money for the Çekmeköy metro

Cekmekoy subway of the money the people of Istanbul will pay: Turkey's first driverless metro line is composed of the planned 16 station 20 kilometers Üsküdar-Ümraniye-Çekmeköy subway for Istanbul Metropolitan tenders In the 2011 by the Municipality won the Dogus Group with 563 million euro bid. 6 The foundation of the subway was laid in June 2012. The metro was scheduled to open at 2015, but did not fit into the home market.

The opening date of the metro is 2 year late, due to incorrect calculation the cost of construction increased and IMM borrowed more than 112 million Euros in recent weeks. Turkey's most expensive subway to be a candidate Üsküdar-Ümraniye-Çekmeköy line established for people of Istanbul difference out of pocket due to 821 million pounds, including 439 million pounds due to increased borrowing will total 1 260 million billion pounds.

Tarık Balyalı, the CHP member of the IMM Plan and Budget Committee, said that the people of Istanbul will have to pay extra money because of the exchange rate and wrong planning. Balyalı, this line is done when no other borrowing 676 million euros 2 billion 638 million pounds of money will be stressed. Giving information on the latest state of the construction in the Metro line, Balyalı said: ın According to the information given to us in the commission, construction at the 9 stop covering Üsküdar-Yamanevler and testing of the vehicles continues. The rest of the line is Yamanevler-Çekmeköy part of the 70 is completed.

30 August 2017 is expected to start test drives.

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