President Ilham Aliyev and First Lady Mehriban Aliyeva attend the inauguration of the Hovsan Residential Complex

President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev and First Lady Mehriban Aliyeva attended the inauguration of the Hovsan Residential Complex, a project of the State Housing Development Agency, March 24.

Chairperson of the State Housing Development Agency Sadig Sadygov informed the President and the First Lady of this complex developed in Hovsan settlement of Surakhany district, as well as the second phase of the Yasamal Residential Complex, and projects being implemented in Ganja and Sumgait cities.

20 hectares of area was allocated in Hovsan settlement to the Agency in February 2017 for the execution of this project. Foundation of the first seven-storied building in the complex was laid with participation of President Ilham Aliyev and First Lady Mehriban Aliyeva. While designing the complex, a wide area was allocated for courtyards and child playgrounds in the complex, paying special attention to greenery and improvement works. Here, in general, 11 residential buildings were constructed, with 4 of them being ten-storied, with one entrance, and 7 seven-storied buildings with 18 entrances. The number of apartments in the residential complex is 2962. 280 apartments are one-room, with 1401 being two-room, 980 three-room, and 301 four-room apartments. Apartments are offered to citizens with completed interior finishing, kitchen furniture, provided with an individual heating system (combi). 95 percent of the construction materials used in the construction of the complex are of local manufacture. 436 apartments with complete interior finishing were allocated in the complex in order to provide military servicemen with housing, based on the appeal of the commission established by an Order of President Ilham Aliyev “On strengthening social protection of military servicemen of the Armed Forces of the Republic of Azerbaijan”.

A secondary school building has been constructed here for 1920 pupils. There are all necessary conditions here to engage in the education of pupils. The classrooms have been provided with necessary teaching facilities. The conditions created here shows that the works carried out recent years towards strengthening of the material and technical basis of education were of consecutive nature. And all these resulted in the education field in Azerbaijan stepping into a new phase.

Two kindergartens, each designed for 90 children, were constructed in the complex. Wide possibilities have been secured here to make sure children spend their free time and rest efficiently.

The Hovsan Residential Complex is the second project of the Agency. Sale of apartments in the Yasamal Complex, the first project of the Agency, has been completed. Thus, in general, 1654 families improved their living conditions, having owned affordable apartments.

After the familiarization with the Hovsan Residential Complex, President Ilham Aliyev gave an interview to the Azerbaijani Television.