The Chief of Baku Metro Station, Tagi Ahmadov, on December 22 suggested altering the names of 5 stations of the Metro, Trend reports. The Chief of the Metro offers to replace the names of metro stations Baku Soviet with Icheri Sheher, Ulduz with Chingiz Babayev, Elimlar Akademiyasi with Huseyn Javid, Inshaatchilar with Uzeyir Hajibeyov. And the name of Bakmil is offered to be replaced with the names of the Azerbaijani generals Mehmandarov, Nakchvanski or Shihklinski. New names have been agreed with the special Commission, which includes outstanding intellectuals of Azerbaijan.
New metro station will open in 2007 near the Institute of Eye Diseases named after Zarifa Aliyeva. Its will be named after Zarifa Aliyeva.