The Ministry of Interior has launched an investigation into the decision of Dersim Municipal Council, which decided to change the signboard on its municipality building from "Tunceli Municipality" to "Dersim Municipality." The Ministry has appointed an instructor for the investigation.
After deciding to change the signboard by a majority of votes, the Municipality shared its decision with the public on May 22. Speaking about the decision of the council, Dersim Mayor Mehmet Fatih Maçoğlu stated that they were waiting for the decision of the Governorship.
The other decisions taken by the municipality were as follows: