Defense Forces Patrol Bypass Roads throughout Marneuli and Bolnisi Municipalities
25 March 2020

Defense Forces of Georgia control over the outer perimeter of Marneuli and Bolnisi Municipalities at the special checkpoints together with the Ministry of Internal Affairs. Defense Forces also patrol the bypass roads throughout the municipalities and control the operational area through the technical surveillance means. The military control the bypass roads through drones, thermal, night vision and optical means within 24 hours.


The Defense Forces set up 6 stationary and 1 mobile checkpoints to control the bypass roads. Day and night the mobile team carries out motorized patrol among the stationary checkpoints, while infantry patrol controls the bypass roads from the stationary checkpoint. The military immediately suppress violation facts. 


It’s the second day Marneuli and Bolnisi Municipalities are declared as strict quarantine zone under the decision of Georgian Government. Georgian Defence Forces have been involved in the preventive measures against the spread of the coronavirus since March 23. With coordination of Ministry of Internal Affairs, Defense Forces control quarantine zone in emergency regime.