As the Ministry of Transport and Infrastructure, a statement was made from the ministry on the allegations that 2019 billion liras were allocated to Istanbul subways, 3.2 billion liras to Ankara and 1 thousand liras to Izmir.
The statement made by the Ministry of Transport and Infrastructure is as follows: “In some press broadcasting organizations, the following explanation was required as a result of the claims that the Ministry of Transport and Infrastructure allocated 2019 billion lira to Istanbul subways, 3.2 billion lira to Ankara and 1 thousand lira to İzmir. .
The Ministry of Transport and Infrastructure has invested over 16 billion liras for the entire transportation and communication infrastructure of our country in the last 530 year.
At this point, special attention was paid to İzmir and an investment of approximately 16 billion liras was made in 17 years for transportation and access investments to İzmir. (16 billion 956 million 911 thousand 833 TL)
In this process, important projects such as Konak Tunnel, Sabuncubeli Tunnel, Izmir Ring Road, Bornova-Turgutlu-Salihli Split Road, Bergama-Soma-Akhisar Divided Road, Kemalpasa-Torbali Divided Road were completed.
In this process, important projects such as İzmir - İstanbul Highway (Including Osmangazi Bridge) project and Menemen-Aliağa-Çandarlı Motorway, which is one of the largest highway projects in the world, have been brought to the completion stage.
Moreover, Turkey's first metro which urban commuter system in standard İZBAN, Turkish State Railways and İzmir Metropolitan Municipality in partnership by establishing put into service on August 2010 years, has been the main backbone of the short period of time İzmir's public transportation.
In addition, Halkapınar-Otogar Metro Connection construction in İzmir was undertaken by our Ministry. The investment amount of the project in question is 2 billion 334 million 22 thousand. It is included in the 2019 Investment Program for the current project price and the tender announcement will be made. Procurement of the project The project, which is included in the daily action plan of 100, has also been announced by the President in the election declaration. The allegations that 30 is divided into a thousand liras does not reflect the truth.