05 July 2022,   23:44
Asian stink bugs in Tbilisi

Asian stink bugs have been seen in several areas of the capital. The insect, which is looking like the Asian stink bug is in the Vake Park as well.

Citizens say that such amount of insects has never been seen in Vake Park. Tbilisi citizens fear that the insect will be found in houses as well.

Representatives of the National Food Agency have visited the Vake Park. According to Zurab Lipartia, Deputy Head of Food Safety Service, at this stage, it is difficult to say that this is really Asian stink bugs

"There are 24 sorts of such insects,"- Lipartia says.

According to him, the laboratory survey will be conducted which will determine the type of insect.