The Antalya Muratpasa Municipality held the 3rd Kaleiçi Old Town Festival from 11th to 14th October and Girne Mayor, Nidai Güngördü attended with a delegation to represent the TRNC.

In the information given by the Municipality of Girne, there were  guests from 26 cities of 13 countries such as Palestine, Kosovo, Pakistan, Austria, Sicily, Lithuania who participated in the festival and the Municipality of Girne represented the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus. The delegation had the opportunity to examine the work of the Municipality of Muratpaşa during their stay in Antalya.

Muratpaşa Mayor Ümit Uysal said that in the last three years, the brotherhood relations had reached a good level, and expressed his happiness to participate in the Kaleiçi Old Town Festival.

Güngördü said, These festivals bring everyone together as a droplet, and then these droplets become a lake. As these lakes grow, the sea of love, tolerance and peace will grow and thrive with them.

Güngördü thanked Ümit Uysal for the invitation and gave a special ceramic plate as a gift from Cyprus.  Umit Uysal also presented a plaque to Güngördü.

Group Otantik, who participated in the festival from Cyprus, added colour to the festival with the songs of Cyprus.