A ceremony was held on Wednesday to supply natural gas to the village of Irganchay in the Georgian municipality of Dmanisi, where gasification work has recently been completed, Report informs.

President of the State Oil Company of Azerbaijan (SOCAR) Rovnag Abdullayev, Azerbaijani Ambassador to Georgia Faig Guliyev, Kvemo Kartli Governor Shota Rekhviashvili, Marneuli Mayor, Majority MP Zaur Dargali, and other officials attended the opening ceremony.

Thanks to the implementation of this project, the number of potential subscribers will increase by 496 units.

Note that, 295 km long gas pipeline was laid in Dmanisi municipality, and 7,029 potential subscribers were supplied with gas. According to the plan for 2020, the company is building gas distribution networks in two more villages (with a length of 12.3 km and the ability to connect another 242 subscribers).

At present, the level of gasification in the Dmanisi region is 83.1%.