During his trip to Andijan region, President Shavkat Mirziyoyev has visited an old makhalla in Andijan city and enquired into living conditions here, the Press Service of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan reports.
The houses in this makhalla in the city center are located randomly. Due to the lack of public utilities, the walls are eroded and showered. The sanitary state of the makhalla is generally unfavorable.
The Head of the state got familiar with this situation and talked to people. He noted that such a state of affairs does not correspond to our people, the residents of the makhallas will be provided with new modern housing and upright environment.
The locals expressed deep gratefulness to the President for understanding the people, for the attention and care for improving the living standards.
Shavkat Mirziyoyev also discussed the scheduled construction works in the city of Andijan. In particular, 70 nine-story apartment buildings in this old neighborhood are projected to be erected.
The President was briefed about the project for building Andijan Сity business center. The project envisages the construction of a five-star hotel, a congress hall, offices, recreational and entertainment facilities, restaurants, seven-, nine- and twelve-story houses on an area of almost 70 hectares.
The center, according to the President, should be built on the basis of an integrated approach. It will become a model and standard for Andijan. Officials in charge have been given corresponding directives and recommendations.