Little boy who escaped home to see Tbilisi Zoo returns to his parents
22 February, 2018
Little boy who escaped home to see Tbilisi Zoo returns to his parents
Dato Nozadze, 10-years-old boy from Khashuri, a town in the central part of Georgia, was found missing in Georgia’s capital Tbilisi by police officers.

As it turns out, little boy, who lives in Khashuri with his family, dreamt about seeing the Tbilisi Zoo and that was reason why he escaped home, caught the train and arrived in Tbilisi alone.

It was already late night when he arrived in the capital and found himself all alone in a completely strange city.

Police officer noticed a child walking from railway station to Aghmashenebeli Avenue and decided to talk with him. As Dato told him, he left his house without asking for permission or warning his parents. Patrol asked the child his name, surname and coordinates and found his family in Khashuri in a few minutes.

They contacted Dato’s father and made him happy to know that his son was found safe and sound.
geotv.ge
The boy’s parents came and took him back to his hometown

The boy’s parents came and took him back to his hometown. Unfortunately, Dato was not able to fulfill his dream and see Tbilisi Zoo, as it was closed already.

Police officer promised Dato that he would definitely take him to the Zoo. Tbilisi Zoo handed whole year pass to the little boy to enjoy year-round visits. The head of Tbilisi Zoo, Zurab Gurielidze, will meet Dato today and show him the inhabitants of the zoo.

Tbilisi Zoo also plans to gift him the certificate of friendship together with the annual zoo pass.

According to the assistant of Zurab Gurielidze, Khatia Basilashvili, they don’t aim to encourage such behavior among children, they just want parents to devote more time to their kids and take them to the zoo, to prevent such cases in the future.

Related stories:

Georgian kids excited by the first elephant of Tbilisi Zoo

Tbilisi Zoo Presents New Zoo Latest Developments
Print
Other Stories
First death by COVID-19 confirmed in Georgia
The first case of death from the coronavirus infection has been reported in Georgia. Levan Ratiani, Director of the First University Clinic, made the respective announcement.
Coronavirus cases reach 156, 28 recovered
Number of cases of coronavirus infection has increased to 156 in Georgia. The information is posted on the government-run website stopcov.ge.
COVID-19 Cases Jump To 148, 27 Recovered
Number of cases of coronavirus infection has increased to 148 in Georgia. The information is posted on the government-run website stopcov.ge.
Georgian Volunteers Working In New York Hospitals Tell Covid-19 Stories
Recently, the United States has outpaced all countries worldwide with the number of people infected with the coronavirus. According to the latest data, about 165,000 people have been infected with coronavirus in the United States, and more than 3,000 have died.
COVID-19 Cases Hit 130, Biggest One Day Jump in Georgia
Number of cases of coronavirus infection has increased to 130 in Georgia,
Number Of Coronavirus Cases Increases to 117
Number of cases of coronavirus infection has increased to 117 in Georgia, the government-run special website stopcov.ge reports.
"Georgia Perceived the Coronavirus Challenge Very Seriously"- Armenian Journalist
About 600 people are infected with coronavirus in Armenia, of whom 3 have died. The first case of COVID-19 was reported on March 1 in Georgia's neighboring country.
How Did Georgian Citizen Living in New York Overcome COVID-19
Georgian citizen living in New York, Khatia Meshveliani, who has been diagnosed with coronavirus, shared her story on her Facebook page.
"The Whole World Is Surprised By Georgia's Accomplishment"- Tengiz Tsertsvadze About Combating Covid-19
Tengiz Tsertsvadze, the director of Tbilisi's Infectious Disease Hospital talked about combating coronavirus.
The Number of Infected With COVID-19 Raises to 115 In Georgia
The number of cases of coronavirus infection has increased to 115 in Georgia
Coronavirus Cases Hit 110, 21 Recovered
Number of confirmed cases of coronavirus infection has increased to 110 in Georgia.
Georgian Citizen Dies From COVID-19 in New York
Paata Imnadze, deputy head of the National Center for Disease Control, confirms the death of a Georgian citizen abroad with a coronavirus.
5 Common Questions About COVID-19
Even though the respiratory disease COVID-19 has been known to the world for months, there are still unanswered questions left.
COVID-19 Cases Hit 108, Nationwide Quarantine Effective From Today
Number of cases of coronavirus infection has increased to 108 in Georgia, the government-run special website stopcov.ge reports.
The Prime Minister Declares Nationwide Quarantine In Georgia
According to the statement of the Prime Minister of Georgia, Giorgi Gakharia, the movement of pedestrians and municipal transport will be prohibited from 21:00 till 6:00.
Why Don't Georgians Abroad Get Infected With COVID-19?
Doctor Inga Mamuchashvili responds to the statistics according to which Georgians living in Europe do not become infected with coronavirus or get recovered easier compared to others.
COVID-19 Cases Increase To 98
Number of cases of coronavirus infection has increased to 98 in Georgia, the government-run special website stopcov.ge reports.
Georgian Contestant's Amazing Performance in Russian Musical Show
Georgian singer Nutsa Buzaladze received the highest score from the judges in the final of the Russian competition "All Together."
The Number of Infected With COVID-19 Raises to 97 in Georgia
The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases raised to 97 in Georgia, the government-run special website stopcov.ge reports.
COVID-19 Cases Climb To 91, 18 Recovered
Number of cases of coronavirus infection has increased to 91 in Georgia, - the government-run stopcov.ge reports.
COVID-19 Cases Hit 90
Number of cases of coronavirus infection has increased to 90 in Georgia, the government-run special website stopcov.ge reports.
How is COVID-19 Affecting India? Georgian Citizen About the Virus Outbreak
Georgian citizen Tamara Lashauri lives in Delhi, India for three years with her Indian husband and a child. Since the COVID-19 outbreak, she has been staying at home which is very unusual for a crowded and active city such as Delhi.
"Times Square is Deserted Now"- Georgian Citizen in New York about Lockdown
The new coronavirus center of epidemic moved from Europe to the US. The United States outpaces Italy and China in the number of cases
Coronavirus Cases Rise Steadily to 85
Number of cases of coronavirus infection has risen to 85.
COVID-19 Cases Increase To 83, 14 Recovered
Number of cases of coronavirus infection has increased to 83 in Georgia, - the government-run special website stopcov.ge reports.
PHOTO OF THE DAY
GEL Exchange Rate
Convertor
03.04.2020
04.04.2020
USD
1
USD
3.1813
3.1576
EUR
1
EUR
3.4778
3.4134
GBP
1
GBP
3.9629
3.8782
RUB
100
RUB
4.0593
4.1072
Other Stories
World famous British singer Jessie J has decided to wear clothes made by Anouki Areshidze, Georgian designer and wife of the mayor of Tbilisi.
Bassiani, one of the most popular underground clubs not only in Georgia but throughout Europe as well, has opened today
An amazing video made in Georgia by tourists from the Philippines have gone viral on the internet.
Over the recent two days May 12-13 Tbilisi city saw a peaceful protest rally in the center of the city.
Hundreds of people took to the main street Rustaveli Avenue in Tbilisi to protest the raid in Tbilisi’s popular night clubs.
Two bear cubs listed as endangered on the red list were handed over to Tbilisi Zoo,
Tbilisi Mayor Kakha Kaladze and Deputy Tbilisi Mayor Ms. Sophio Khuntsaria have gifted a food stand
Pamela Anderson, famous Canadian American actress and model has appeared in the chic sunglasses by internationally acclaimed Georgian designer George Keburia.
A ski lift accident in Georgia’s eastern Gudauri resort,in particular at Sadzele 5 lift, has left 8 people with injuries.
The ski lift in Gudauri winter resort in Georgia has broke down in the aftermath of which several people have been injured.
GEL Exchange
USD
1
USD
3.1576
EUR
1
EUR
3.4134
GBP
1
GBP
3.8782
RUB
100
RUB
4.1072
April 2020
Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
1 2 3 4 5
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
13 14 15 16 17 18 19
20 21 22 23 24 25 26
27 28 29 30