THE PEOPLE OF BORUSAN AND GEMLİK COME TOGETHER AT THE TRADITIONAL BORUSAN GEMLİK IFTAR DINNER!
Borusan’s traditional community iftar dinner was served to the people of Gemlik on Wednesday, July 16. A total of 5000 people gathered together at the iftar dinner attended by Borusan Holding Deputy Chairman of the Board Bülent Demircioğlu, Bursa Deputy Governor Ergün Gönder, Gemlik Governor Cahit Işık, Gemlik Municipality Mayor Refik Yılmaz, District Police Commissioner Ramiz Erçetin, TSO Chairman Kemal Akıt, TSO Assembly Chairman Paşa Ağdemir, Gemlik Craftsman’s Association Chairman İsmail Beki, AKP District Head Necdet Yılmaz, CHP District Head Mehmet Uğur Sertaslan, MHP District Head Osman Durdu, Provincial Müfti Prof. Dr. Mehmet Emin Ay, District Müfti Muammer Turan, municipality council members, and NGO representatives.
The program was presented by Imam Süleyman Yedek of Gemlik Çarşı Mosque, with the first speech made by Gemlik Municipality Mayor Refik Yılmaz. Starting with a mention of the contributions that Asım Kocabıyık has made to Gemlik, Yılmaz thanked Borusan Group for continuing the tradition of its community iftar dinners.
Meanwhile, Bülent Demircioğlu explained how they feel they have inherited a duty to support the town of Gemlik. Gemlik Gücümspor Basketball Team management and its young players gifted Demircioğlu a basketball shirt, which he promptly tried on, expressing his happiness and stating his commitment to protecting young people and their rights.