Some Covid-19 Restrictions To be Lifted In Georgia From May 18
16 May, 2020
Some Covid-19 Restrictions To be Lifted In Georgia From May 18
Some of the restrictions imposed due to coronavirus spread is going to be lifted in Georgia from Monday, May 18.
First of all, the Marneuli region will not be considered as a quarantine zone anymore, which means if necessary, the local population can leave the region without any problem.
The Marneuli municipality was declared as a quarantine zone on March 23.

Secondly, beauty salons and aesthetic centers will open on Monday, May 18th. According to the Federation of Beauty Salons,
“All centers can open from May 18 (except for malls and underground salons) without any prior permission. Pre-registration is not required.

According to the decision of the government, from May 18, the imposed restriction will be lifted - on the gathering of 3 people, both indoors and outdoors. However, it is noteworthy that the ban on gathering more than 10 people remains in force. The movement of more than 3 people (including the driver) is prohibited. Passengers must sit on the back seat.

In addition, the services of the Ministry of Internal Affairs will be gradually restored. Those who have passed the theoretical test for admission to the driving license are given the opportunity to take advantage of the practical test service. 

Photo by: Tabagari

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The government's report about the measures taken against COVID-19 says that 60 273 coronavirus PCR testings were done on primary samples in Georgia in the period of 30 January - 3 June.
All kinds of open shops, including malls, have been opened in Georgia today.
All kinds of municipal transport services – including Tbilisi Metro – have been resumed throughout Georgia today.
All types of municipal transport will be reopened from May 29, Prime Minister of Georgia Giorgi Gakharia said at the meeting of the Inter-Agency Coordination Council on COVID-19 today.
According to Amiran Gamkrelidze, Head of the National Center for Disease Control, tourists will likely have to present a document while entering Georgia that they had been tested in the last 72 hours and the result was negative.
As the epidemiological situation allows to accelerate certain situations, some restrictions have been lifted today in Georgia.
According to the Prime Minister, Giorgi Gakharia, the government will not address the President with a request to extend the state of emergency after May 22.
Based on the decision made by the Interagency Coordinating Council, due to the high epidemiological risk, strict quarantine restrictions have been enacted in the village of Geta, Bolnisi Municipality, as part of the state of emergency.
Georgia starts to partially lift some of the coronavirus related restrictions which were banned under the state of emergency.
The ninth patient has died of coronavirus in Georgia, who was 58-year-old in a critical condition.
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