Opening ceremony of a complex of leisure facilities built on the shore of a lake located in the north of Ashgabat took place on Monday with the participation of President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov, the State News Agency of Turkmenistan (TDH) reports.
Addressing the participants of the celebration, the Head of State congratulated everyone on the opening of the recreation zone and informed about the decision to name the lake Altyn Köl.
Ashgabat Hyakimlik (Administration), the industrial-construction complex and the Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs presented their solutions and architectural proposals for the further development of the new recreation zone.
All conditions for leisure of the population, especially of children, should be created on the shore of the lake, regular movement of public transport, trade services, public catering, medical centers and sports grounds should be properly organized, and sanitary requirements must be strictly observed, President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov said.
The Deputy Chairman of the Cabinet of Ministers Shamuhammet Durdyliyev then acquainted the Head of State with the projects of venues for cultural events, sports grounds, shopping centers and other relevant facilities.
Turkmen President instructed to conduct a briefing for the media in order to provide detailed press coverage of the opening of the new recreation zone and all issues related to its functioning.
The officials also briefed about the ecological state of the lake, medical services, the movement of public transports, and about the swimming regulations.