Only 25 million vehicles passed through the Eurasia Tunnel, which is guaranteed for 17 million vehicles. When the guarantee could not be completed, the Treasury paid 155.6 million lira to the relevant company.
The budget was open in the second month of the year, while the Treasury had new burdens. Treasury guaranteed the bridge and tunnels did not keep the targets and the bill came to the citizens. When the number of vehicles passing through the Eurasia Tunnel was below the expectation, the Treasury paid 155.6 million liras to the relevant company.
CumhuriyetAccording to the report in Turkey, the Minister of Transport and Infrastructure Cahit Turhan, who answered the question proposal of CHP MP Haydar Akar, said that the number of vehicles equivalent to cars passing through Osmangazi Bridge in 2018 was 9.1 million within the scope of build-operate-transfer projects. due to the operator said the payment will be made in April. Turhan said, "The amount of payment is at the stage of reconciliation," did not disclose the figure. The number of automobile equivalent vehicles passing through Yavuz Sultan Selim Bridge was 14.9 million. Turhan declared that the company will be paid in April, but it did not give any numbers again.
The only place where Turhan announced the amount to be paid was the Eurasia Tunnel. The answer was stated as follows: “For the Eurasia Tunnel, the guaranteed vehicle passage for 2018 is 25 million 125 thousand units of vehicles, and 17 million 91 thousand 747 units of vehicle pass are agreed upon with the agreement. In this context, a payment amounting to 155 million 684 thousand 443.14 TL was made to the assigned company by the Treasury in February 2019.
Akar, the 2018 only for three projects in the Treasury will pay over $ 2 billion, he noted.