The name of one of the two car ferries that will start in İzmir this year will be Şehit Fethi Sekin.
Izmir Metropolitan Municipality decided to name one of the two car ferries that will be put into service this year, Fethi Sekin, who died on January 5, 2017, in a terrorist attack at the Izmir Courthouse. Fethi Sekin's name, which saved the lives of many people with the heroism she showed, was leading with a significant difference in the survey organized to determine the names of the ships.
Izmir made a statement on the subject Mayor Tunç Soyer, "a new future in the survey we started to give names to the two ferries, Izmir and Turkey's hero, Fethi Seki sensitivity shown by our citizens to vote on a very clearly reflected. We decided to fulfill this request without further delay. The name of the first ferry will be Fethi Sekin. ”
Name given to Izmir Courthouse
Saying that he believes that it would be very appropriate to name İzmir Justice Palace, where Fethi Sekin sacrificed his life without blinking his eyes, Tunç Soyer made another suggestion by saying “I think Fethi Sekin's name will continue to be immortal in İzmir Courthouse”.