Ichari Shahar Metro Station to be Put into Operation in November

Business Materials 2 August 2008 12:59 (UTC +04:00)

Azerbaijan, Baku, 2 August / Trend corr. E.Ismayilov / Tagi Ahmadov, the Head of the Baku Subway said that the reconstruction works in the Ichari Shahar metro station was planning to put into operation in November.

Before, Ichari Shahar metro station was closed for reconstruction purpose. At present, major repairs are being held in the station and the external reinforced concrete construction will be changed with class pyramid. The aim to change reinforced concrete construction with class pyramid is to improve visibility of fortifications of the Old City.

The Nasimi metro station in the sixth and ninth micro regions is scheduled for 15 September.

Baku Subway has been operating since 1967 - from the station Ichari Shahar to Nariman Narimanov. Seven stations (Ichari Shahar, Sahil, 28 May, Jafar Jabbarli, Khatai, Nizami and Elmlar Academiya) sunk to a great dept, Bakmil- overland station and the rest - tower and small dept (totally there are 20 stations).

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