02 February Friday

IMM Donates 15 More Buses to Twin-City Sarajevo..

Mr. Mevlüt Uysal, the mayor of Istanbul received Mr. Salko Bukvarevic, the Minister For Issues Of The Veterans and Disabled Veterans Of The Defensive-Liberation War of Bosnia Herzegovina in his Saraçhane Municipal office today.

Mr. Salko Bukvarevic, the Minister For Issues Of The Veterans and Disabled Veterans Of The Defensive-Liberation War of Bosnia Herzegovina; General Šerif Patković and an accompanying delegation from twinning city Sarajevo paid a courtesy visit to Istanbul mayor Mevlüt Uysal today.

Mr. Bukvarevic said he was grateful to Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality (IMM) and Turkish people for their love , brotherhood and support to Bosnia. He stated that he was also a veteran in the Bosnian War.

Guest minister stated that as a minister, his task is to support the war veterans' employment and for Issues Of The Veterans and Disabled Veterans of Bosnia Herzegovina. He said that they hoped for the continuation of support to Bosnia by both Turkey and Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality (IMM).

Mr. Mevlüt Uysal, the mayor of Istanbul expressed his happiness to host the guest minister and his accompanying delegation in Istanbul. He added that Bosnia has a special place in the hearts of Turkish people and Istanbul, which has a sister city agreement with Sarejevo since the year of 1997.

Mayor Uysal noted that up until today, the IMM have presented 45 refurbished buses to contribute to the public transportation of the city of Sarajevo. “In addition to these buses, we will present a number of 15 more buses that are in manufacturing process are planned to be sent to Sarajevo very soon, so,  the total number of buses will amount to 60 buses.” he said.

Mayor Uysal stated that in last September, the IMM sent a total number of 5.000 water meters and water pumps to the Sarajevo Water Authority. “We, as the IMM, are all ready to cooperate with our sister-city Sarejevo in every way.” Mr. İsmal Hakkı Turunç, a close adviser of Mr. Uysal was also attended in the meeting.





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