Georgia reports 3 new cases of coronavirus, Tbilisi reopens

  • As of May 11, 311 remain infected with COVID-19 in Georgia. Photo: Interior Ministry press office., 11 May 2020 - 11:06, Tbilisi,Georgia

Georgia has reported three new cases of coronavirus earlier today, bringing the total number of cases to 638.

317 of the 638 patients have recovered, while 10 others have died. 

As of today 311 individuals remain infected with COVID-19 in Georgia. 

Photo: coronavirus live update.

Tbilisi, which has been on coronavirus lockdown since April 15, reopened earlier today.

All kinds of manufacturing operations have also resumed in Georgia today.

Photo: coronavirus live update.

Retail and wholesale stores with their own shop entrances, excluding shopping malls and clothing and footwear stores, have opened. 

Rustavi and Gardabani will reopen on May 14, and Marneuli on May 18. 

Situation worldwide. Photo: coronavirus live update.

The government imposed restrictions on entering and leaving Georgia’s four largest cities – of Tbilisi, Kutaisi, Batumi and Rustavi – on April 15. Travel restrictions in Batumi and Rustavi were lifted from May 5.