The opening ceremony of the Pirinkayalar tunnel will take place in Western Armenia today. The construction works of the 2,246-meter tunnel located on the Karin-Ardvin road in Western Armenia and known among the people as the Road of Death, which caused numerous accidents at the Pirinkayalar Pass, have been completed. 

According to the Ministry of Transport and Infrastructure, the tunnel was built to ensure safe, fast and uninterrupted transportation in harsh winter conditions. At the same time, the tunnel will contribute to the socioeconomic development of the region, ensuring the turnover of domestic and foreign tourism.