Konya Governorate Provincial Hygiene Board announced new decisions regarding urban public transportation vehicles. The following statements were made in the circular published on the official website of the Konya Governorship.
From the moment the coronavirus epidemic was observed, many measures were taken in order to manage the risk of the epidemic / contamination in terms of public health and public order, to ensure social isolation, to maintain social distance and to control the spread of the epidemic / contamination, in line with the recommendations of the Ministry of Health and the Scientific Committee. and was put into practice.
The Ministry of Internal Affairs (b) Circulars of interest and b. and decisions were taken at the Provincial General Sanitary Board to ensure that worker services are also subject to this rule.
At the current stage, a controlled social life process has started and the Ministry of Health Coronavirus Scientific Committee "Measures to be taken regarding Urban Transport Vehicles (Minibuses, Minibuses, Public Buses, Municipal Buses and Others)", "Measures to be Taken Regarding Personnel Service Vehicles", and Guidelines on urban and intercity passenger transport have been published under the name of "Measures to be Taken Regarding Road Transport, Railway Transport, Seaway Passenger Transport".
Interest of the Ministry of Interior (c). According to the Circular No. 01.06.2020 dated 8567; Following measures should be taken in accordance with Articles 11 / C of the Provincial Administration Law and Articles 27 and 72 of the Public Sanitation Law.
In this context,
- Due to the annulment of the Ministry of Internal Affairs (a) Circulars and the instructions that will be accepted as 50% of the passenger carrying capacity specified in the vehicle license in all urban public transportation vehicles and personnel services, the relevant sections of the General Sanitary Decisions taken in our province are canceled,
- Implementation of urban and intercity passenger transportation in line with the guidelines prepared by the Ministry of Health Coronavirus Scientific Board,
- On the website of the Ministry of Health, prepared by the Scientific Committee of the Ministry of Health (https://covid19bilgi.saglik.gov.tr/tr/salgin-yonetimi-ve-calisma-rehberi) "Measures to be Taken for Passengers" of the "Measures to be Taken for Passengers" of the "Measures to be Taken Regarding Urban Transport Vehicles (Minibuses, Minibuses, Public Buses, Municipal Buses and Others)" which is currently published, "Customers can be taken as much as the number of seats in vehicles, standing passengers should not be taken . Two seats of opposite four-seat seats should be used, and they should be seated diagonally so that they do not come face to face. In other vehicles with different features or qualities, arrangements should be made according to the seating rules and social distance. "Arrangements should be made according to the seating rules and social distance in other vehicles with different characteristics or qualifications." 4 passengers, 50% of the standing passenger carrying capacity on the tram, on the condition of observing the safe distance rules and using masks, considering that standing passengers can be carried on trams, articulated and solo buses used in public transportation in our province, and standing passenger transport as specified in their licenses in articulated and solo buses. 120% of its capacity can accommodate passengers,
In accordance with the relevant articles of the Law, the Turkish law regarding the acts that constitute a crime in accordance with the relevant articles of the Law, in particular, to prevent any malfunction in the implementation of the above-mentioned decisions, not to cause victimization and to impose administrative fines in accordance with the Article 282 of the Public Sanitary Law. It was decided to start the necessary judicial proceedings within the scope of Article 195 of the Criminal Code.