Minister of Transport and Infrastructure Adil Karaismailoğlu made inspections by helicopter in Antalya's Manavgat and Gündoğmuş districts, where the fires took place. Minister Karaismailoğlu, who was in the region from the first moments of the disaster, received a briefing on the works in Manavgat Ulualan together with Foreign Minister Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu.
The Ministry of Transport and Infrastructure, which intervenes in the forest fires in the region with a large number of construction equipment and personnel, intervenes in the fires in Bodrum Güvercinlik Bay and the Shipyards Region from the sea with the fast rescue boats belonging to the General Directorate of Coastal Safety and provides water to the fire trucks. Emphasizing that they also evacuate the citizens affected by the fire when necessary, the Ministry stated that other rescue boats and tugboats are ready in Marmaris and Bodrum.
147 equipment and 242 personnel of the General Directorate of Highways are fighting the fire
The Ministry of Transport and Infrastructure underlined that the regional directorates participated in the works with the spirit of mobilization in the regions where the fire disaster was intense. Noting that many teams and personnel of the General Directorate of Highways work with devotion in the field, the Ministry gave information about the teams and personnel participating in the studies from province to province.
Accordingly, the Ministry; In fires around Manavgat Yeniköy and Gündoğmuş Districts, Alanya; 2 fuel oil transportation vehicles, 9 tractors and trailers, 6 dozers, 8 excavators, 2 graders, 13 panel pick-up trucks, 8 passenger cars, 17 trenchers, 6 loaders, 24 water trucks, 2 trucks, 1 dormitory trailer, a total of 97 vehicles and 126 personnel. indicated that he participated in the study. In fires in Bodrum and Marmaris Regions; 6 equipment and 1 personnel, including 2 water trucks, 2 loader, 4 trailers, 1 dozers, 3 pick-ups, 2 truck, 1 crew trucks, 1 traffic crew vehicles, 1 flatbed truck, 1 trench scraper, 24 excavator, 46 forklift. Noting that it participated in the Ministry; He noted that 1 equipment and 7 personnel, including 6 dozer, 6 graders, 6 loaders, 25 trucks, 70 pickups, were fighting the fire in Mersin, Adana and Osmaniye.
On the other hand, Minister Karaismailoğlu, who continued his investigations in the neighborhoods in Manavgat, first visited the Backpacker Neighborhood. Karaismailoğlu, who listens to the citizens here and makes determinations about the needs, will visit Evrenleryavşı District, Salur District, Sarılar District, Şişeler District and Yukarıışıklar District after his examinations here.