After the earthquake that shook İzmir, Seyit Torun, Deputy Chairman of the CHP, came to the city and made observations. Making a statement with President Soyer, Torun said, “The building is killing, not the earthquake. Unfortunately, buildings that were not resistant to earthquakes collapsed, ”he said. CHP leader Kemal Kılıçdaroğlu is expected to come to the city tomorrow.
According to the Kandilli Observatory, after the Aegean earthquake of 6,9 magnitude, Seyit Torun, Deputy Chairman of the Republican People's Party (CHP) and CHP General Secretary Selin Sayek Böke, went to the wreckage area with the Mayor of the Metropolitan Municipality Tunç Soyer. Seyit Torun, who conveyed his wishes to the people of İzmir, said, "We wish immediate recovery to our injured and wish God's mercy on those who lost their lives. Stating that buildings killed, not earthquakes, Torun continued his words as follows: “Unfortunately, buildings that are not resistant to earthquakes have collapsed again. We wish this to be the end now. Decisions about the earthquake need to be made now. Our Mayor of Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality said 'what is your biggest project' when it comes to earthquake preparedness and strengthening of buildings. Our Izmir Metropolitan Mayor uses the same expressions in the same way. We all have to see this reality now. I hope this will be a lesson for us and we will take our steps faster, without causing more casualties. "
Kılıçdaroğlu will be in İzmir tomorrow
Grandson emphasized the importance of solidarity and stated that rescue and logistics teams of municipalities set out from Istanbul, Ankara, Aydın, Muğla, Tekirdağ, Hatay, Antalya, Mersin and Adana. Stating that solidarity will continue, Torun said, “Tomorrow, our Honorable President Kemal Kılıçdaroğlu will be in İzmir. At the same time, they will attend the funerals, ”he concluded.
There are 19 buildings in ruins
İzmir Metropolitan Mayor Tunç Soyer, on the other hand, Bayraklı“We have 19 buildings in ruins. So far, 24 of our citizens have passed away. We have around 800 injured. We are concerned about the increase in the number of deaths, but our teams, AFAD teams, İzmir Metropolitan Municipality teams and many outside support teams continue their work. We thank all the friends on duty. We wish immediate recovery to our injured. We wish our condolences to the relatives of those we have lost, ”he said.
Do not enter damaged buildings
Mayor Tunç Soyer, who asked citizens whose buildings were damaged in the earthquake not to spend the evening at their homes, said, “We continue our efforts to meet the needs of citizens in the parks for tents, food and mobile toilets. Izmir Metropolitan Municipality is on duty with all its departments. Citizen Communication Center is on duty 24 hours a day to meet the demands of citizens ”.
President Soyer, especially for search and rescue teams to work comfortably Bayraklı Emphasizing the need to ease the traffic flow in the region, he said: “Delays cost human life. That's why we made public transportation free of charge. Transportation in this region should not be blocked. "
İzmir Metropolitan Mayor Tunç Soyer visited the citizens who spent the night in Kültürpark and supported them.