Deputy Minister of Economy and Sustainable Development, Natia Turunava stated that the gasification process of Samegrelo will be completed in two years. The statement was made in the village Teklati, Senaki district, where she participated in the traditional ceremony of the first time gas oven lighting in of the households of the local citizens.
According to Deputy Minister of Economy and Sustainable Development, very important works were carried out in Samegrelo during the past years. Namely, 70,000 households of 4 municipalities have already been provided with gas supply with the participation of the state, private companies and the Socar. “However, we still have a lot to do – there still are omited villages, as well as partly gasofoed villages. This is our first order priority – in 2019 we will complete everything in this direction and we will start gasification process of the two big municipalities – Tsalenjikha and Chkhorotsku, where the supplying pipe will be set up,” – Natia Turnava noted. The Deputy Minister also stated that the designing process is already accomplished while the gasification process in these municipalities will be completed in 2020.
“So, the Samegrelo region, which is one of the largest districts in terms of gasification, will be fully gasified in the next two years,” – the Deputy Minister of Economy and Sustainable Development said.