STATING THEIR SATISFACTION WITH THE DEEP INTEREST IN THE EASTERN EXPRESS, MINISTER ARSLAN SAID THAT THE NUMBER OF CARS WAS INCREASED AS MANY AS POSSIBLE.
Minister of Transportation, Maritime Affairs, and Communications Ahmet Arslan stated their satisfaction with the deep interest in the Eastern Express. Expressing the renovation of the mentioned line and trains, Arslan said that passengers began to prefer train because of the comfort of the journey. Minister Arslan noted that they took a step to solve the problem of finding available seats in the train and said, “There are 9 cars plus locomotive in trains. 1 sleeping, 1 couchette, and 4 pullman cars serve passengers. We serve with 4 or 5 sleeping, 2 or 3 couchette, 4 pullman cars every night because of the great interest in sleeping and couchette cars. We have increased the number of cars as many as possible, our passengers are now able to find available seats.”