Villages in Mestia municipality to open except Lenjeri, Mestia

She noted that more than 700 people are quarantined in the Mestia municipality as of now. Photo: Nino Alavidze/, 19 Aug 2020 - 12:38, Tbilisi,Georgia

Villages in Mestia municipality which have been under lockdown will open starting August 21, except the village of Lenjeri and the small town of Mestia – the administrative center of the municipality.

In these two areas, coronavirus tests will be conducted intensively and the decision to open these areas will be made based on the epidemiological situation.

As of now, thermal screening has been conducted for more than 400 people in the Mestia municipality, said Deputy Governor of Samegrelo-Zemo Svaneti, Nino Vibliani. She noted that more than 700 people are quarantined as of now.

Quarantine will come to an end on August 21 for people who have been placed under quarantine for the first time since the municipality has been placed on lockdown.