Parliament to use absenteeism pay deductions to help Turkey earthquake victims
Parliamentary bureau members agreed to donate the MPs’ absenteeism pay deductions from December to help Turkey’s earthquake victims.
“I applied to the Treasury Council to donate the money for this purpose,” Parliament Speaker Shalva Papuashvili announced.
According to the latest information, the death toll in earthquake-hit Turkey reached 12,391 people. The deadly quake killed three Georgian citizens.