The Head of the State makes flight around the capital and surrounding territories

President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov made the flight around the capital and some surrounding territories having inspected the works carried out there including the measures under preparation of V Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games. Hyakim of Ashgabat Sh. Durdyliyev was accompanying the Head of the State during the flight.

Upon arrival to the helipad, the Head of the State pointed the attention on the necessity of the solution of the tasks for further development of Ashgabat and requested to provide coordinated work of relative structures. Having boarded the helicopter and taken control of the chopper, President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov made a flight around the capital and inspected the works in the city. From the helicopter, Turkmen Leader looked at the facilities of the Olympic village, which is to host Ashgabat 2017 Games.

During the flight, President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov paid special attention to the measures for urban planning of the capital, provision of exemplary cleanness and order as well as further modernization of urban especially road and transport infrastructure.

Besides, the Head of the State familiarized with the course of construction works in Ashgabat including those expanded at the territory of Parahat 7 living estate. Modern living houses with all necessary conditions for comfort living are built together with social and other facilities there.

President's helicopter took heading to the east. The works for improvement of urban road and transport network and construction of the facilities of related infrastructure expressed keen interest of the Head of the State.

Having continued the flight, president Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov also inspected the course of agricultural works and conditions of the fields of Ak Bugday etrap of Ahal Velayat.

Helicopter of the Head of the State made a circle around the building Ak Oyi, which is under construction at the territory of Nowruz Yaylasy, one of the beautiful place of the etrap. At present time, all works on this facility are under completion.

The helicopter landed near construction site. There, President of Turkmenistan was met by Deputy Chairman of the Cabinet of Minister in charge of Ahal velayat O. Gurbannazarov, Hyakim of Ahal Velayat T. Atahalliyev and other officials.

Having inspected the course of construction works of Ak Oyi building, the Head of the State stressed the attention on its architectural features and planning of adjoining territory.

Having highlighted architectural design and decoration of new facility, the President made special mention that bright national colour has to be distinguishing feature of the building. This relates to active implementation of the year of experience of our nation in architecture and to the elements of traditional which have to bear original meaning, the President of Turkmenistan said having given number of objectives to related leaders.

Having entered the building, the Head of the State checked the design and amenities of the Ak Oyi. The conference hall of the building designed for 3000 people is equipped with all necessary things and has all the conditions for holding not only the conferences, large-scale social and political forums but large cultural and mass public events as well.

Having highlighted the necessity to stipulate the opportunities for organization of the above-mentioned events and comfort for the participants, the Head of the State addressed relative leaders with number of specific assignments having noted the importance of responsible approach to their fulfilment.

After, the President inspected the facility designed for social events located at the territory of the complex and gave number of instructions for its provision with all necessities.

At the end of the inspection of Ak Oyi, President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov requested to provide timely completion of works and, having boarded the helicopter, headed for the capital. While under the way, the Head of the State inspected the works carried out on Ak Bugday etrap territory.

Particularly, at present moment, the car parking for 1258 vehicles was built on 12 hectares along Ashgabat � Mary highway. There is also a parking for 1400 vehicle on the territory of Ak Bugday etrap.

President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov also inspected agricultural fields of the etrap and stressed the attention at fulfilment of all seasonalagricultural works.

Making a flight around the capital, the Head of the State continued familiarization with the measures undertaken for comprehensive city development, modernization of its road and transport, engineering and technical infrastructure, lighting system, construction of new and reconstruction of existing roads, bridges and other facilities.

615 vehicle parking for 88 139 cars were built and opened in Ashgabat for optimization and regulation of the traffic. There are 34 multilevel parking, 249 open and 322 parking located in the basement of comfortable high-rise living houses.

New car parking for 759 vehicles was built in northern part of the city along Ashgabat � Dashoguz highway.

Besides, 42 parking for 21 294 cars were built in Barkararlyk, Kopetdag, Bagtiyarlyk and Archabyl etraps of Ashgabat.

The necessity of increasing of number of parking lots for provision of the motorists in Ashgabat appears due to the growth of number of vehicles. It is necessary to use integrated approach in solution of these issues including ecological and aesthetic aspects as well as further steps for improvement of life level of the population, the President of Turkmenistan highlighted.

The Head of the State also made special mention of the importance of works for beautification of the territories adjoining the facilities of the 15th urban construction phase of Ashgabat, creation of comfort conditions in the cottage houses built there. Besides, the Leader of the Nation pointed at the necessity of well-thought and responsible approach to placing of the bus stops, construction of underground and over passes for the comfort of the pedestrians and motorists.

From the helicopter, the President of Turkmenistan also checked the situation at the construction site of the capital golf centre. At the moment, construction works at this facility have entered the completion stage.

The Head of the State inspected the complex of facilities of the Institute of Public Services. Its territory includes students' hostel, houses for the teachers, training facilities, the main building of the institute and other related facilities. Construction works of this university complex are also at the final stage.

Continuing the flight, the Head of the State inspected the works carried out in the western part of the capital. Car parking for 14 400 lots with total area of 20 hectares was built there.

Flying over the western part of the city, Turkmen leader has checked living complexes, which are under construction, also having focused the attention on the measures for modernization of road and transport infrastructure. In this regard, the Head of the State gave number of related specific instructions including on improvement of social and living infrastructure at the sites.

After, having headed for the southern part of the capital, President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov inspected health care facilities. There is large complex of medical facilities there and each of them are provided in advanced profile equipment allowing rendering all spectrum of modern medical services on international standards level.

Summing up the inspection, president Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov highlighted again that Ashgabat as the main city of the country has to be an exemplary by all means. It is necessary to make everything to hold V Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games on high level, the Head of the State has said. It will promote the consolidation of the authority of neutral Turkmenistan in the world arena, improve of its prestige as a sport sates and, what is important, it will give strong impulse to the development of mass sports in our country.

Having completed the flight, the Head of the State requested to hold under control timely solution of the issues related to preparation and conduct of Ashgabat 2017 Games and generally to urban planning and development of the capital, having highlighted the importance of provision of clear and coordinated activity of all related structures.

Source: Turkmenistan: the Golden Age Online Newspaper