Within the scope of combating the COVID-19 epidemic, new regulations have been introduced for the use of public transport in the Capital. The suggestion of Metropolitan Municipality Mayor Mansur Yavaş on the implementation of the HES code application in public transportation vehicles was met. Following the decision of the Ministry of Internal Affairs and the Governorship of Ankara Provincial General Hygiene Board for the implementation of the HES code in public transportation vehicles, the EGO General Directorate has completed its works, and the citizens who have full ANKARAKART will receive their cards until 16 October 2020 at the latest.www.ankarakart.com.t isHe warned of personalization through the address.
Ankara Metropolitan Municipality continues to cooperate with public institutions and organizations in the coronavirus (COVID-19) process.
Speaking to the Minister of Health Fahrettin Koca from the social media, Metropolitan Mayor Mansur Yavaş said, “In order to prevent COVID-19 violations, positive and quarantine patients can be prevented from using public transportation through the database of our EGO General Directorate, and We can add dimension ”he called. Minister Koca thanked Mayor Yavaş and said, “Covid positive and suspects are registered in HEPP application; open to the integration of institutions that request information. The system is suitable for preventing risk in urban public transportation, if desired. State custom should not be sacrificed for visibility. Struggle is possible together, ”he responded positively to the call.
This proposal of Mayor Yavaş was answered and after the circular issued by the Ministry of Internal Affairs, Ankara Governorship Provincial General Hygiene Board decided to apply HES code in public transportation vehicles.
FULLY MAIN CARD USERS WILL PERSONALIZE THEIR CARDS
Taking action after the decision taken to prevent the epidemic, the General Directorate of EGO announced that the HES code will be implemented in public transportation vehicles.
Completing its technical studies, EGO General Directorate said; It was said, "Because of the decision to apply HES code in public transportation vehicles, our citizens using full ANKARAKART should 'personalize' their transportation cards by subscribing to" www.ankarakart.com.tr "in order to avoid any problems in our public transportation services.
PERSONALIZATION PROCEDURES MUST BE COMPLETED UNTIL OCTOBER 16
Noting that there are 4 million 881 thousand 473 full ANKARAKART currently active, EGO General Directorate stated that 301 thousand 93 of these cards were previously personalized.
In order to perform the personalization process, it is necessary to enter the "ANKARAKART Online Transactions, ANKARAKART Identification" menu on the "www.ankarakart.com.tr" website and enter the card numbers written on the front and back sides of the cards.
Citizens who define their ANKARAKART from the account opened in online transactions; They will be able to both examine card movements and load the remaining balance on their cards to their new full ANKARAKART in case of theft or loss.
Citizens who have full ANKARAKART must personalize their cards until October 16, 2020, in order to ensure social isolation, to protect the physical distance and to keep the spread rate of the disease under control, to ensure that people who have been diagnosed with the disease or are isolated from the society.