According to the preliminary data of the National Environment Agency, the amount of precipitation within three hours last night was two times more compared to the precipitation during six hours on June 13, 2015, said Tbilisi Mayor, Kakha Kaladze, at the municipality government meeting.
Kaladze said that the precipitation covered the entire territory of Tbilisi and caused problems in several districts.
“Yesterday, heavy rain created problems in several areas of the capital. Streets and underpasses were flooded, and power lines were damaged. According to the Deputy Mayor of the capital, Irakli Bendeliani, a stone fall was observed on Tamarashvili Street, and due to safety reasons, the traffic on the road connecting Tskneti-Betania was temporarily restricted,” he said.