67,217 voters, accounting for 16.7% of all registered voters, cast ballot in the by-elections by 12pm, four hours after the polling stations were opened, according to the Central Election Commission (CEC).
The highest voter turnout in the mayoral by-elections was reported in Zugdidi, where 20.1% of voters cast their ballots as of 12pm, followed by Khulo and Chiatura with 19.5% and 17.6%, respectively. The lowest voter turnout was reported in Marneuli – 14%.
Voter turnout in the Parliamentary by-elections in Mtatsminda constituency stood at 10.4%.
In Sakrebulo by-elections, the highest voter turnout was reported in Sagarejo, where 35.7% of voters cast their ballots as of 12pm, while the lowest voter turnout was reported in Tkibuli – 17.7%.
There are 402,091 voters eligible to cast ballot in the elections today, served by over 400 polling stations across the country. For more information, please refer to our tag on by-elections.