Condition for Free and Discounted Travel Card for the Elderly in Bursa; All retirement union members made a press statement stating that Bursa Municipality acted in violation of article 5 of the free and discounted travel card regulations.
All retired Sen Bursa Branch members, who stated that Bursa Metropolitan Municipality and Burulaş, the transportation company, violated article 5 of the Ministry of Family and Social Policies free and discounted travel card, issued a press release against the application of paid and restricted Bukart to citizens over 65 years old.
According to the travel cards regulation published in the Official Gazette, Günay Onayman, Head of All Retirement Union Bursa Branch, who made a press release in Kent Square, reminded that it is clearly stated that they can use public transportation vehicles free of charge throughout the day and only with their identity cards. "According to the provisions of the Law and Regulations of the Ministry of Family, Labor and Social Services, the application of 65% discount on metro and buses for citizens over the age of 50 from the city public transportation vehicles and the sea transportation should not be ignored by Bursa Metropolitan Municipality", said:
“However, Bursa Metropolitan Municipality requires Bukart application and these cards need to be renewed every year for a price of 15 lira. In addition, an unlimited item has been ignored and an application has been introduced 6 times. There is no 50 percent discount in BUDO, which is affiliated with Burulaş A.Ş. This situation must be terminated as soon as possible, and the regulations must be followed. ” (Universal)