The President of the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus (TRNC) Ersin Tatar, the Commander of the Security Forces (GKK) Major General Zorlu Topaloğlu, the Mayor of Famagusta Süleyman Uluçay and many citizens attended the ceremony held due to the fact that the number of people visiting the open part of Maraş reached 1 million.
Fevzi-Özlem Bingöl couple, who is the 1 millionth person to visit Maraş in the program, was presented with a book by the President Tatar by giving appreciation and visitor certificates.
Speaking at the ceremony, President Tatar of the TRNC stated that Maraş has been the center of attention since its opening, and noted that the region, which attracts 2,000 visitors daily, makes an important touristic and economic contribution to Famagusta.
Thanks to President Erdogan and the Turkish people
Reminding that President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan had important support for the opening of Maraş, Tatar thanked Erdoğan and the Turkish people for this.
Emphasizing that Maraş is of great value for Famagusta, Tatar said, “It is our wish to open new areas in Maraş from now on. Maraş is on the agenda with the social housing project. Therefore, the interest in the region continues to increase. We have full faith that the region will be the shining star of the country.” he said.