Police investigating 27 alleged crimes related to October 2 pre-election period

A total of 3,664 polling stations will open in Georgia nationwide tomorrow for the municipal race and over 3.4 million voters will be able to elect mayors and members of local councils in various cities of Georgia. Photo: Nino Alavidze/Agenda.ge.

Agenda.ge, 01 Oct 2021 - 18:18, Tbilisi,Georgia

A total of 27 criminal cases related to the pre-election period of the October 2 municipal elections are under investigation in Georgia, the Interior Ministry has reported today. 

An investigation has been launched into the following cases:

  • 10 criminal cases of damaging banners of the ruling Georgian Dream (GD) party and opposition parties
  • Two criminal cases of the alleged theft of property belonging to a political party’s representatives
  • Nine criminal cases of alleged violence against the ruling party and opposition parties