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Records: 13
1

POSSIBLE VOTE BUYING

Date: 2021-09-26
District: Marneuli
Incident Category: Vote buying, Delivery of money/gifts/services from a political party or a candidate

2021-09-26
On 26 August, citizen Ilkham Nabiev released a video showing Vasil Khakhuashvili, the majoritarian candidate of the Georgian Dream in the second district of Marneuli. Nabiev stated that Khakhuashvili promised the residents of this street to pave a road and now he is fulfilling this promise. The video shows several locals thanking the majoritarian candidate.

POSSIBLE VOTE BUYING

Date: 2021-09-26
District: Khashuri
Incident Category: Vote buying, Delivery of money/gifts/services from a political party or a candidate

2021-09-26 Levan Gamrekeli - a member of the Georgian Dream, a current member of the Sakrebulo and a Osiauri majoritarian candidate - brought firewood to one of the families living in Khashuri. The citizen himself wrote about it on the social network. "The whole family would like to thank Mr. Leo Gamrekeli who helped us and brought us firewood, for which we thank him and ask God to multiply charitable people like Leo. We wish him many successes and a long life with his beautiful family.” ...

POSSIBLE VOTE BUYING

Date: 2021-09-26
District: Zugdidi
Incident Category: Vote buying, Delivery of money/gifts/services from a political party or a candidate

2021-09-26 On 20 September, Edita Kodua, a majoritarian candidate of the Georgian Dream in the Shamadela administrative unit of Zugdidi Municipality, participated in a charity event of the Abkhazeti Foundation, which provided relevant inventory to a person with disabilities. ...

POSSIBLE VOTE BUYING

Date: 2021-09-26
District: Tsalenjikha
Incident Category: Vote buying, Delivery of money/gifts/services from a political party or a candidate

2021-09-26
On 9 September, a photo was posted on the Facebook page of supporters of Georgian Dream`s Tsalenjikha mayoral candidate Goga Gulordava, showing the fact that party activists had bought food and distributed it to citizens.

ISFED appealed to the Interagency Commission for Free and Fair Elections (ICFFE) about this fact and requested to respond accordingly. According to the prosecution, due to the presence of signs of crime, the investigation was ...

ACTIVITIES AIMING AT WINNING HEART OF VOTERS

Date: 2021-09-09
District: Georgia
Incident Category: Vote buying, Delivery of money/gifts/services from a political party or a candidate, Misuse of administrative resources

2021-08-30
The Prime Minister of Georgia, Irakli Gharibashvili informed the public about the initiatives and programs planned by the government in June and July. Most of them go to a wide circle of people and are perceived as part of the pre-election campaign as a way to win the hearts of voters.
One of the initiatives is the write-off of fines and debts, including the release of individuals and legal entities from liability for breaches of Covid regulations. This initiative w...

UNOFFICIAL CAMPAIGN BY THE RULING PARTY CANDIDATES

Date: 2021-09-09
District: Chugureti
Incident Category: Vote buying, Delivery of money/gifts/services from a political party or a candidate, Campaign before an official start of the campaign, Misuse of administrative resources , Transfer of new money / gift / service from an official

2021-08-30
On July 28, Tbilisi Mayor Kakha Kaladze handed over ownership documents to 36 families living in Chugureti and Nadzaladevi districts. Their legal premises, after several years of waiting, were legalized at a symbolic price - one GEL.
It should be noted that on July 20, Kakha Kaladze was nominated by Georgian Dream as a candidate for Tbilisi mayor.
...

ALLEGED VOTE BUYING

Date: 2021-09-07
District: Khashuri
Incident Category: Vote buying, Delivery of money/gifts/services from a political party or a candidate

2021-09-07 Khashuri Sakrebulo member Levan Gamrekeli plans to rehabilitate the road to the village of Kodistskaro with his own funds. ISFED representative also learned that Levan Gamrekeli rehabilitated the drinking water system in the village of Mitsobi at his own expense. Gamrekeli also donated the main door to the school in the village of Osiauri a few weeks ago and installed it. ...

ALLEGED VOTE BUYING

Date: 2021-09-07
District: Khashuri
Incident Category: Vote buying, Delivery of money/gifts/services from a political party or a candidate

2021-09-07 On 19 August, on the occasion of the Transfiguration Day, members of the staff of Khashuri independent mayoral candidate Valeri Gelashvili visited the House of the Future, congratulated the residents with the holiday and delivered products. A member of the staff shared a video on the social network, where the employees of the "House of the Future" talk about assistance received from Valeri Gelashvili and wish him success. The video was removed since than....

ALLEGED VOTE BUYING

Date: 2021-09-07
District: Khulo
Incident Category: Vote buying, Delivery of money/gifts/services from a political party or a candidate, Delivery of money/gifts/services from a public servant

2021-09-07
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 ...

ALLEGED VOTE BUYING

Date: 2021-09-07
District: Ozurgeti
Incident Category: Vote buying, Delivery of money/gifts/services from a political party or a candidate

2021-09-07
According to TV Pirveli, on 8 August, in Ozurgeti, a footage of money distribution was recorded at the headquarters of the Georgian Dream. Staff member Gela Chanukvadze hands over 400 GEL to a citizen. Guria majoritarian MP Vasil Chigogidze was also present in the building. According to him, the citizen was given money to buy water and products.

ACTIVITIES AIMING AT WINNING HEART OF VOTERS

Date: 2021-08-30
District: Chokhatauri
Incident Category: Vote buying, Delivery of money/gifts/services from a political party or a candidate, Alleged voter bribery by a majoritarian MP, Other

2021-08-30
On July 19, a Facebook post and photos were posted on the personal Facebook page of Chokhatauri majoritarian MP Vasil Chigogidze, according to which food packages were provided to socially vulnerable families and families with various needs in Chokhatauri. Davit Sharashidze, head of the Georgian Dream youth organization and mayoral candidate, participated in the awarding of gift packages.
The bur...

UNOFFICIAL CAMPAIGN BY THE RULING PARTY CANDIDATES

Date: 2021-08-30
District: Kharagauli
Incident Category: Vote buying, Delivery of money/gifts/services from a political party or a candidate, Campaign before an official start of the campaign

2021-08-30
219 Kharagauli first-grader will receive a workbook "Academy of First-Graders" as a gift from Kharagauli Mayor Koba Lursmanashvili. The workbooks were prepared within the framework of the educational project "Etaloni". The workbook will be accompanied by a two-month VIP subscription o...

AID CAMPAIGNS ALLEGEDLY FOR ELECTORAL CAMPAIGN

Date: 2021-08-30
District: Shuakhevi
Incident Category: Vote buying, Delivery of money/gifts/services from a political party or a candidate

2021-08-30
In Shuakhevi, more than 80 people received free medical care as a part of a charity event organized by "Kum Deo - Doctors for Public Health”. Also, the necessary medicines were provided to the population free of charge. The action was supported by private companies and the party "Law and Justice”.
According to ISFED, the project is organized by the political party "Law and Justice”. The organization was founded on April 27 th...