On Saturday, Chairman of the upper house of parliament of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov paid a working visit to Akhal province, where he inspected the construction of a new modern administrative center of the region, as well as preparations for the fall sowing season and familiarized himself with projects of new facilities. Here he also held a business meeting with the relevant leaders.
Then the chairman of the Khalk Maslakhaty inspected the monument to the Akhalteke horse Akkhan, the supports of the lighting system, noted the unique features of the statue being erected along the ring road, and stressed that the materials used in construction must be of high quality and durable.
The total height of the building where the statue is installed is 31 meters. The construction is in harmony with modern practices and national architectural principles. The statue of Akkhan, the horse, installed here, is 9 meters high and faces the center of the new city.
Gurbanguly Berdymukhamedov noted that it would be desirable to install a modern fountain in the empty space on one side of the statue.