Georgia reports 4 new cases of coronavirus, village placed on lockdown due to 15 cases yesterday

  • 266 people remain infected with COVID-19 in Georgia. Photo: Interior Ministry press office., 15 May 2020 - 11:31, Tbilisi,Georgia

Georgia reported four new cases of the coronavirus earlier today, bringing the total number of cases to 671. 

393 of the 671 individuals have recovered, while 12 others have died. 

As of May 15, 266 remain infected with COVID-19 in Georgia. 

The village of Geta in Bolnisi municipality of eastern Georgia has been put on strict lockdown earlier today after reporting 15 new cases of coronavirus late yesterday. 

Photo: coronavirus live update.

Bolnisi has been on lockdown since March 22, 2020.

Georgia has already lifted several, coronavirus related restrictions and reopened Tbilisi, Batumi, Kutaisi and Rustavi cities. 

Although Georgia will lift restrictions limiting the size of group gatherings to three on May 18, gatherings of more than ten individuals will not be allowed.

Moreover, restrictions still apply to driving a vehicle. No more than three people, including the driver, can be in one vehicle.