Charity ceremony held in memory of the late Mufti Mete
The fountain, which was built by the Municipality of Izmit in memory of the late Mufti Mete, was also covered within the scope of the 29 January event held in Izmit on January 29, the National Resistance Day of the Western Thrace Turks.
In the statement made by the Mufti of Xanthi on the subject, the following statements were included:
"With the organization of the Izmit Branch of the Western Thrace Turks Solidarity Association, the umbrella organization of the Western Thrace Turks living in Turkey, and the Kocaeli Metropolitan Municipality, the '29 January Event' was held on Sunday, January 29, 2023, due to the 29 January National Resistance and Social Solidarity Day.
Our Mufti Mustafa Trampa was represented by the Theologian Preacher Mustafa Kamu, Personnel Branch Manager of our Mufti, in the January 29 National Resistance Event. In addition, BTTDD Chairman Hasan Küçük, Kocaeli Metropolitan Municipality Mayor Assoc. Dr. Tahir Büyükakın, Mayor of İzmit Fatma Kaplan Hürriyet, the son of our late Mufti Mehmet Mete, his daughter Fatma Mete and her husband Muhammed Fatih Deli and granddaughter Yusuf Tayyip Deli and the esteemed Presidents and Managers of Balkan Associations operating in İzmit.
In addition to the protocol speeches in the January 29 program organized with the contributions of the Western Thrace Turks Solidarity Association and Kocaeli Municipality, Xanthi Turkish Union (ITB) President Ozan Ahmetoğlu made a presentation on Understanding the 29th of January on the 35th anniversary. Afterwards, a march was held to the National Identity Monument.
After the program completed at the Izmit National Identity and Resistance Monument, the charity built by the Izmit Municipality in the Balkan Associations Campus in memory of our late Mufti Ahmet Mete was inaugurated.