Georgia reports 1,143 new coronavirus cases, 617 recoveries, 23 deaths

  • Out of the 11,155 tests conducted over the last 24 hours 4,397 were PCR tests and 6,758 were rapid tests. Photo: Nino Alavidze/, 10 Jan 2021 - 11:50, Tbilisi,Georgia

Georgia has reported 1,143 new cases of coronavirus after conducting a total of 11,155 tests over the last 24 hours.

Out of the new 1,143 cases:

  • 488 were reported in Tbilisi
  • 143 were reported in Imereti
  • 138 were reported in Samegrelo-Zemo Svaneti
  • 88 were reported in Adjara
  • 73 were reported in Kvemo Kartli
  • 64 were reported in Shida Kartli
  • 58 were reported in Kakheti
  • 51 were reported in Mtskheta-Mtianeti
  • 23 were reported in Guria
  • 16 were reported in Samtskhe-Javakheti
  • 1 was reported in Racha-Lechkhumi and Kvemo svaneti

As of now Georgia has 11,095 active cases of COVID-19, while the number of the total confirmed cases has increased to 239,229, including 225,355 recoveries and 2,773 deaths. 

Patrol police monitors adhesion to regulations aimed to prevent the further spread of the virus. Photo: Nino Alavidze/

Calling on all citizens to maintain all the regulations, police have fined a total of 877 individuals for breaching self-isolation and quarantine rules as well as not wearing face masks in public areas.