Ilham Aliyev views newly renovated highway in Fuzuli (PHOTO)
Baku, Azerbaijan, Nov. 12
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has today viewed the highway linking 1st and 11th Gayidish settlements in Fuzuli district after renovation.
The 23-km highway, which links 11 residential areas, including 1st and 11th Gayidish settlements with the total population of 12,000 people, was rebuilt by Azeravtoyol Open Joint Stock Company under an order of President Ilham Aliyev, signed in 2014.
Chairman of Azeravtoyol OJSC Saleh Mammadov noted that the length of the first section of the highway is 20.5 km and it stretches from Gayidish to Yeni Yurd settlement, while the 2.5-km second section connects Yeni Yurd and Khojavand.
A bridge over Yukhari Mil canal was renovated. The length of the bridge is 18 meters, while the width is 12 meters.
The head of state cut the ribbon symbolizing the opening of the highway.