A ceremony was held in Girne Municipality for Council Member Mehmet Nur Ateş who died on 1st April.
The ceremony was held on 2nd April and YDP deputies Dr. Erhan Arıklı, Bertan Zaroğlu, Girne Mayor Nidai Güngördü, Girne Municipality councillors and citizens attended. Bertan Zaroğlu and Nidai Güngördü delivered speeches at the ceremony. Following the ceremony, Mehmet Nur Ateş was buried in the Ozanköy Cemetery after the prayers performed in the Ozanköy Mosque.
The Mayor of Girne, Nidai Güngördü, said in his statement that he was in deep sorrow at the untimely loss of Girne Municipality Councillor Mehmet Nur Ateş. He added that they had the opportunity to work together in harmony for a short time, and he was respectful, humble, hardworking and was loved by all.
YDP deputy Bertan Zaroğlu said that Mehmet Nur Ateş was loved and emphasized that he left too early. Bertan Zaroğlu expressed his condolences to his family and loved ones and to the city council and municipal employees.