8 IDP families receive new flats in central Georgia

  • Deputy IDP Minister welcomes internally displaced families to their new homes. Photo by Ministry of IDPs
Agenda.ge, 11 Nov 2017 - 13:48, Tbilisi,Georgia

Eight internally displaced families from Georgia’s Russian occupied regions of Abkhazia and Tskhinvali (South Ossetia) have received new apartments today in Borjomi, Samtskhe-Javakheti region of Georgia.

IDP families receive keys to their new flats. Photo by Ministry of IDPs

Georgia’s Deputy Minister of Internally Displaced Persons from the Occupied Territories, Accommodation and Refugees Grigol Giorgadze and majoritarian deputy of Borjomi's Gedevan Popkhadze gave keys to their new owners.

Resettlement of IDPs to new flats from old buildings is one the main state priorities. Photo by Ministry of IDPs

For several years, 55 IDP families lived in the old wrecked building of sanatorium. All of them have been resettled to new apartments, while these 8 families were waiting for their turn.