The Ministry of Transport and Infrastructure, against all the negativities that may occur on the 68 thousand 577 kilometer road in the responsibility networks; He stated that a thousand teams, 5 personnel and 383 machines throughout Turkey will operate on a 513/7 basis and that any situation that may endanger traffic safety will be immediately intervened.
The Ministry of Transport and Infrastructure provided some information for the citizens who want to evaluate the Eid al-Adha holiday process to travel safely and comfortably. During the nine-day Eid al-Adha holiday throughout Turkey, the Ministry aims to ensure that citizens can travel in peace and security and to intervene in emergencies; He noted that 17 Regional Directorates, 119 Maintenance Branch Chiefs, 15 Tunnel Maintenance Operation Chiefs and 24 Highway Maintenance Operation Chiefs and 768 duty officers will be present throughout the country.
A thousand teams, 5 thousand 383 personnel, 513 machines will work on a 7/24 basis.
Stating that the vehicle traffic on the highways will intensify and travel times will increase depending on long distances, the Ministry listed the issues that drivers should pay attention to as follows:
“The speed of vehicles; should be adjusted according to the load, vision, road and weather conditions, traffic signs and signals should be obeyed, lane violations should not be violated, seat belts should be worn, frequent breaks and rest should be taken on the road, tired and sleepless journeys should not be made, talking on a mobile phone at the wheel, distractions such as smoking behavior should be avoided and the warnings of the officials should be followed.”
The Ministry noted that a thousand crews, 68 personnel, and 577 machines throughout Turkey will operate on a 5/383 basis, and that any situation that may endanger traffic safety will be immediately intervened against all negativities that may occur on the 513 kilometer road in the responsibility networks.
Let drivers learn about road conditions before they set off
Ministry; Heavy traffic on Ankara-Kırıkkale, Istanbul-İzmit, Eskişehir-Bursa, Afyon-Kütahya, Denizli-Muğla, Uşak-İzmir, Trabzon-Rize, Akçay-Balıkesir, Aydın-Kuşadası, Elazığ-Malatya, Elazığ-Diyarbakır, Adana-Osmaniye axes Pointing out that there will be a flow of traffic, he emphasized that citizens must strictly follow the basic traffic rules in order to conclude their trips safely.
In addition, the Ministry recommends that drivers obtain information about the road situation before setting off and use alternative routes, if possible, and call 0 312 449 91 99 and 449 86 60 of the Highways Road Advisory Unit, the free Alo 159 line of KGM, to access this information. He pointed to the “Route Analysis” program and the “Road Condition” pages on the website kgm.gov.tr.