Minister of Transport and Infrastructure Adil Karaismailoğlu stated that many projects have been carried out since 2002 under the leadership of President Recep Tayyip Erdogan in the Van region and dozens of them have been completed, and underlined that projects with a cost of 9 billion TL have been made so far. Minister Karaismailoğlu stated that the importance of the railway has been understood one more time during the epidemic process, and stated that their goal is to increase rail transport to 2025 percent after 20.
Adil Karaismailoğlu, Minister of Transport and Infrastructure, chatted with shopkeepers for a while within the scope of his contacts in Van and visited the Tusba Municipality. Minister Karaismailoğlu, welcomed by Mayor Salih Akman, municipal council members, vice presidents and unit managers, Akköprü National Garden, where the tender phase was completed by Mayor Akman, and the Tusba National Garden, which is the largest national garden in the region, Ağartı Public Beach, İskele Beach Band He received information about the mega projects that will change the fate of the district, such as the 3rd Stage Project, the Coastline Project, and the District Bazaar. Minister Karaismailoğlu said that the projects implemented by the Tusba Municipality are exemplary and that they will support the projects.
A project worth approximately 9 billion TL was made in Van
Minister Karaismailoğlu, who also made examinations on TCDD Ferry Pier Beach in the program, stated that they made the necessary consultation and examinations on the investments of the ministry in Van. Stating that their biggest goal is to complete the ongoing projects as soon as possible and to plan new projects in line with Van's needs, Minister Karaismailoğlu said:
“Many projects have been carried out in the Van region since 2002 under the leadership of our President and dozens of projects have been completed. Approximately 9 billion TL projects were made in Van. We also have many ongoing projects. I hope we will put into service the projects that will ease the living conditions of the citizens and we will make new ones. "
Our rail transport capacity will increase even more
In his speech, Minister Karaismailoğlu stated that they also held talks for the ring road, which is very important for Van, and said, "Hopefully, we will make serious progress there and offer it to the service of the people of Van."
Underlining that Van is one of the most important regions of our country, Minister Karaismailoğlu said, “It is a region that our President values and cares about. We are now on the shore of Lake Van. We're where the Republic of Turkey State Railways Van ferry pier. The importance of railways during the epidemic process has been understood a little more. The capacity here has doubled. Trade with Iran is provided by railways. It is a region that adds great value to our country in terms of logistics ”.
Karaismailoğlu noting they will expand the capacity of rail transport after the outbreak in Turkey, the words continued as follows:
“In our country, railway transportation is at 4 percent within general transportation. We aim to increase this to 10 percent in a short time and to 2025 percent after 20. "
Logistics as one of the most important given that rail transport was noted that the issues Karaismailoğlu, "This is an important point connecting Iran and Turkey in terms of logistics. Landscaping started around the pier. We will complete our work here by the end of the year so that two ferries can load and unload at the same time by building the second pier. "We will offer this place to the people of Van in a better way in a short time."
Minister Karaismailoğlu then visited the Mayor of Gürpınar with his attendants and met with Mayor Hayrullah Tanis. Tanis gave information to Minister Karaismailoğlu about the activities in the district.