Ecological action the Day without Transport is to be held on August 17

Large-scale event is dedicated to 30-day countdown until the beginning of V Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games.

The city administration of Ashgabat informed TDH that the traffic on the roads of the capital would be limited on Thursday, August 17 from 7:00 to 19:00. Private vehicles have to be parked at open and closed parking and only public transport will be available on the streets.

Special importance to the coming events is given by the fact that celebrations of the Day of Turkmen melon are transferred to the same date according to the Resolution of the Head of the State.

Ceremonial opening of new social and oil and gas complex facilities, the Centre of Public Organizations, exhibition of Turkmen melon, international exhibition of cuisines of the countries participating in Ashgabat 2017 Games as well as gal concert are timed to August 17.

Source: Turkmenistan State News Agency-TDH