Monday, 26 February 2024
Konya Metropolitan Municipality Restores Historic Mosque Damaged in Earthquake

Konya Metropolitan Municipality Restores Historic Mosque Damaged in Earthquake

Mayor Altay inspected the Habib-i Neccar Mosque, which was heavily damaged in the earthquake and is being restored by the Konya Metropolitan Municipality.




Mayor Altay, making statements regarding the ongoing efforts, expressed that they continue the restoration works of the Habib-i Neccar Mosque on the anniversary of the earthquake.



Mayor Altay, noting the bond of brotherhood formed between Konya and Hatay during this process, stated, "Especially the sensitivity and effort shown by the people of Konya to solve the problems of the citizens in Hatay, and the dedication of our staff working here despite all the difficult conditions, have been closely followed and appreciated by all Hatay residents. Today, as we walk down the street, we witness once again that people embrace us with love and affection and say beautiful things on behalf of the people of Konya. We are inspecting the restoration works of the Habib-i Neccar Mosque as a symbol of this brotherhood."



Altay continued: "I offer my condolences to those who lost their lives in the earthquake. With the construction of housing, commercial areas, and the reconstruction of cultural assets like this, life will resume in Hatay. As the Konya Metropolitan Municipality, we are ready to take responsibility from the beginning and strive to fulfill our duty in the best possible way."