Civil activists of Shame and Change movements are holding protest at ExpoGeorgia fairgrounds where the ruling Georgian Dream Party will hold the convention at 2 PM to elect a new Chairman and members of the Political Council.
Irakli Kobakhidze, Executive Secretary of the Georgian Dream is nominated for the post of the party chairman.
Protest participants claim that Irakli Kobakhidze staged the developments of the so-called Gavrilov Night in Tbilisi on June 20. They also believe that the October 31 parliamentary elections were rigged.
The civil activists tried to block the road that followed a clash with the police. The police removed several people from the territory, detained 9 activists under the administrative rule.
Former Chairman and founder of Georgian Dream Party Bidzina Ivanishvili quit politics on January 11.