Izmir Metropolitan Mayor Tunç Soyer, who attended the memorial ceremony at Zübeyde Hanım Memorial Tomb on Mother's Day, said, "Today we are in the spiritual presence of our greatest mother." Emphasizing that it is not enough to remember the mothers only one day, Soyer stated that mothers and all women will work hard to make them equal individuals.
On Mother's Day, the mother of Great Leader Mustafa Kemal Atatürk was remembered at the tomb. At the ceremony attended by Izmir Metropolitan Mayor Tunç Soyer and his wife Neptün Soyer, the mayors of the district and their spouses, Zubeyde Hanım Memorial Grave was told after the flowers were placed and a moment of silence was held. Speaking at the ceremony, taking into account the rules of social distance, Mayor Tunç Soyer said, “We are astringent for the mothers we lost on every mother's day. Today we are in the spiritual presence of our biggest mother, our biggest loss. We huzurund a mother of the founder of Republic of Turkey has the gift to us. The founder of the Republic of Turkey and Izmir has been both salvation. Izmir will continue to be the insurance and assurance of it all the time. One of the biggest sources of pride in İzmir is the tomb of his mother, who is the trust of our ancestor. KarşıyakaHe said that he was in Izmir.
Emphasizing that it is not enough to remember the mothers one day, Soyer said, “We need to remember and remind that our mothers and all women are equal individuals in this society. We need to know that we are far behind in this regard, starting with the language we use. Our light, our illuminator, Mustafa Kemal Atatürk. There is a lot of work to be done on equality between women and men by making use of her light. ”
Hand Kiss Mothers
Turkish Mothers Association Karşıyaka Branch President Feyza Işıklı said: “This year, we celebrate the mother's day by protecting the physical distance with our children and hand-kissed mothers due to the epidemic surrounding the world. We bow with respect in front of the mother of our mothers, all the women who have a sense of motherhood in their hearts, all our mothers who have lost their lives and the mother of Gazi Mustafa Kemal Atatürk, who has given the most beautiful homeland of the world to the Turkish nation.
Karşıyaka Mayor Dr. Cemil Tugay said, “We celebrate this meaningful day in the mausoleum of Zübeyde Hanım, the mother of Mustafa Kemal Atatürk, whom we think is the best representative of all mothers of the Turkish nation. Forgetting women who have become the symbols of modernity, democracy, secularism, science and light, as selfless heroes of salvation and our organization is to give up ourselves. We showed respect for mother's day the ancient values of these lands by the Republic of Turkey and the lives of women and the importance of knowing what we are celebrating, "he said.
Mother Daughter Rushed
Karşıyaka Two people symbolically participated in the Zübeyde Hanım Race, which has been traditionally organized by the Municipality for 20 years. Mother Girl Karşıyaka They completed the four-kilometer run they started from the Human Rights Monument at the Zübeyde Memorial Tomb. At the medal ceremony, Serap Güllü and her daughter Dilara Bukova received their medals with Izmir Metropolitan Mayor Tunç Soyer. Karşıyaka Mayor Dr. Cemil Tugay presented. Soyer and Brigade after the ceremony Karşıyakahanded geraniums to mothers in.
Sardunya Distribution Continues
Izmir Metropolitan Municipality started to distribute geraniums bought from the small producer in order to make mothers happy and support the flower producers who have hard times. The organization organized by the Metropolitan Municipality Department of Agriculture through cooperatives relieved the small producer. Mobile flower sellers, who had a hard time due to the curfew, were also supported by being charged for distribution for a fee.
The Roman musicians who accompanied the geranium distribution gave fun times to the citizens on the balconies. Under the coordination of the Department of Culture and Arts, the musicians wandering around with open-top instruments cheered the streets. While mothers rejoiced, mobile florists and musicians, which are an important part of the street economy, were also part of the project. The Street Economy Branch Directorate under the Social Projects Department will continue to strengthen the street economy in İzmir as part of the fight against the coronavirus outbreak.
Izmir Metropolitan Municipality Mayor Mustafa Özuslu and his wife Müyesser Özuslu, CHP together with Tunç Soyer and his wife Neptün Soyer, CHP Karşıyaka District President Murat Serdar Koç, Karşıyaka Mayor Cemil Tugay and Öznur Tugay, Güzelbahçe Mayor Mustafa İnce, Karabağlar Mayor Muhittin Selvitopu and Fügen Selvitopu, Konak Mayor Abdül Batur and Ferah Batur, Narlıdere Mayor Ali Engin and İlke Engin, Çiğli Mayor Utku Gümrükçü and his mother Nilgün Gümrükçü Mayor of Karaburun, İlkay Girgin Erdoğan and Teoman Erdoğan, Mayor of Beydağ Feridun Yılmazlar and Filiz Yılmazlar, Mayor of Çeşme Ekrem Oran and Nuriş Oran, Mayor of Dikili Adil Kırgöz and Nesrin Kırgöz, Mayor of Foça Fatih Gürbüz and Seçil Gürbüz, Kemalpaşa Mayor Rıdvan Karakayalı and Lütfiye Karakayalı, Menderes Mayor Mustafa Kayalar and Aslı Kayalar, Seferihisar Mayor Ismail Adult and Fatma Adult, Tire Mayor Salih Atakan Duran and Necibe Kelesli Duran, Menemen Mayor Serdar Aksoy and his wife Dilek Aksoy attended.