Kutaisi Mayor Giorgi Chighvaria has resigned. He posted the respective statement on Facebook.
According to Giorgi Chighvaria, he made a decision to leave politics.
"In November 2017, by the decision of a large part of the Kutaisi population, I was honored to become the elected mayor of Kutaisi. It was a great confidence, as well as a huge responsibility. Since then, my team and I have launched many important projects and completed many of them. Even though my term of office is not over yet, I decided to step down and leave politics. However, I will not leave my city and I will remain its big supporter. I wish good luck to my city!" reads the statement.