The arrangements made today for the metro services are as follows:
* The group that will meet in front of the Beyoğlu French Cultural Center at 19:00 March 8, International Women’s Day Due to the external letter coming from the Provincial Police Directorate, As of 11:00, Taksim station will be closed to passenger entry and exit until a second instruction. Trains station will pass.
* Taksim- Kabataş Funicular will be closed to passenger entry and exit until a second instruction. The north side of Şişhane station (Istiklal and 6th Circle entrance and exit) will be closed to passenger entrance and exit until a second instruction. The south side of Şişhane station (Şişhane, Kasımpaşa, Refik Saydam entrance / exit) will be open to passenger entry and exit.
EXPLANATION FROM IMM
İBB Spokesperson Murat Ongun also made a statement on social media, saying “With the decision of the Istanbul Governorship, the M2 Yenikapı-Hacıosman metro line, the entire Taksim station, Şişhane station İstiklal and the 6th Apartment entrance-exits and the F1 Taksim-Kabataş Funicular line were closed to the passenger reception. The decision to open up to transportation will be determined by the Governorship. ” said.