Protesters give 24-hour deadline to Justice Minister to stop construction of prison in Rustavi

Residents of the city of Rustavi held a rally in front of the Justice House.

According to one of the organizers of the rally, they gave a 24-hour deadline to Minister of Justice Tea Tsulukiani to make a decision on termination of the construction of a penitentiary establishment. Otherwise, protesters warn they will hold larger protests.

Earlier today, clashes took place between the demonstrators and police, when protesters tried to block the road in front of the Justice House.