Batumi Mayor Steps Down

Batumi Mayor Lasha Komakhidze has resigned.

The employees of the City Hall have confirmed the above information with journalists.

Batumi Vice Mayor Jaba Tugushi has also resigned.

Komakhidze did not comment to the media on the reasons behind his decision to leave the post.

He was elected as the Mayor of Batumi in 2017. 

Lasha Komakhidze will appoint Archil Chikovani, the head of the Adjara government administration, as the vice-mayor of Batumi today.

Chikovani will perform the duties of the Mayor. 

By Ana Dumbadze 

16 July 2020 15:01