About 15 miners of Dzidziguri mine of Tkibuli mines refused to leave the mine in protest against the unbearable labor conditions and reduction of the salary.
The miners’ protest is confirmed by the administration. Negotiations are being held with them however the company did not report what the reason for the protest was.
There are two mines-Mindeli and Dzidziguri today. The other 25 quarries have not functioned after the third tragedy since July 2018.