23 July 2024,   19:49
Noisy confrontation in Batumi - Two individuals detained

Noisy confrontation in the bus station in Batumi where a confrontation between street vendors and Police took place. Two rally participants are detained.

Traders accuse the City Hall of violating the agreement. According to their explanation, the municipality promised to give them booths for free for the first two months, However, the traders were asked to pay today.
Zaur Sulamanidze, the director of the bus station explains that places will be allocated for only 50 traders. Places for others will be allocated in the building. The director confirms that he asked the traders to pay 30 per cent of the price of the booth as a guarantee.