ALLEGED VOTE BUYING
At the Shuamtoba public celebration, the newlyweds were presented with two gold jewelry – one from Khulo Mayor Vakhtang Beridze, who is the mayoral candidate from the Georgian Dream, and the other from Anzor Bolkvadze, an MP. The head of the Education and Culture Department of Khulo Mayor’s Office told ISFED that the jewelry was purchased and handed over to the couple, but the value of the gift was not disclosed. Anzor Bolkvadze told ISFED that he was given the jewelry, but he does not know who bought it.
According to the information from Khulo Municipality, the newlyweds received gifts from the Chairman of the Government of Adjara and the Mayor of Khulo Municipality.