Georgian President is in disaster area

Georgia Materials 21 August 2012 17:48 (UTC +04:00)

Georgia, Tbilisi, Aug.21 /Trend N.Kirtzkhalia/

Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili arrived on Tuesday in the disaster area - the region of Kakheti in eastern Georgia. He is meeting with the local population, which again is a victim of the disaster.

The president is in the village of Leliana, which suffered from the disaster for the second time. Houses are partially destroyed, crops of grapes and fruit trees are also destroyed in the village.

There was a heavy rain, hail and hurricane in Kakheti on Monday night.

The president promised all the possible help from the state to the peasants.