“Baku circular railway line, which existed with the name “elektrichka” before, has not operated for many years. In the last 25 years, it has only 5-10 trains and they operated more than 40 years and their exploitation date expired,” stated Chairman of Azerbaijan Railways Closed Joint Stock Company Javid Gurbanov at the reception of President Ilham Aliyev, ONA reports.
Javid Gurbanov stated that the reconstruction of this line has already begun: “Under your instruction, we have started the reconstruction of this line. The total length of this line with side roads is nearly 200 km.”
J. Gurbanov noted that the first part, the road that connects the Absheron cycle- Bilajari, Khirdalan, Sumgayit from there to Novkhani, Fatmayi, Mahammadi, Zabrat 1, Zabrat 2 Zabrat 3, Sabunchu, Bakikhanov, Koroglu and finally Baku will be completed till the end of the year.