Deputy Minister of Energy and Natural Resources resigns
03 November, 2012
 Deputy Minister of Energy and Natural Resources resigns

The Deputy Minister of Energy and Natural Resources, Gia Kavtaradze, has resigned. He released a statement in this regard.
"I decided to return to public service because I wanted to express support to my friend Kakha Kaladze. Sadly, there is endless, groundless, deliberate and aggressive campaign against the Minister and me. There are some questions regarding the period when I was a justice minister in 2005-2007. I am ready to answer all questions’, the statement says.
According to him, everything

that happens against Kakha Kaladze, including rumors around him, are artificial.
‘I do not want to hinder Kakha Kaladze’s brilliant career that is awating him in the future. Thus, I made a decision to leave the post'.
Gia Kavtaradze was a justice minister in 2005-2007. The prison riot, which claimed victims, took place in that period.

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