Head of state: First “smart village” project to be implemented in Zangilan district
- 15 February 2021
"The first “smart village” project will be implemented in Zangilan district. The project is being launched today. Preliminary studies have already been conducted. This is the destroyed village of Aghali. This is the first village to be restored," said President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev as he visited Fuzuli, Zangilan, Lachin and Jabrayil districts with first lady Mehriban Aliyeva and their daughter Leyla Aliyevaon February 14, APA reports.
The President was informed about the “smart village” project to be implemented in the Uchunju Aghali village of Zangilan district.
The project will be implemented in the village on a total of five components. These are housing, manufacturing, social services, “smart agriculture” and alternative energy.
Note that President Ilham Aliyev has repeatedly stated in his speeches that the liberated territories will become a “green energy” zone. There are plans not only to restore and reconstruct the territories liberated from Armenian occupation on the direct initiative and instructions of the President but also to implement “smart city” and ‘smart village” concepts. At a time when the world economy is experiencing great problems due to the pandemic, this initiative of the President of Azerbaijan once again demonstrates the strength and power of the state. The energy needs of the future village of 200 houses will be provided using alternative energy sources.
The head of state gave instructions on the work to be done.