Restoration of Akhalkalaki and Abul fortresses’ in Javakhk is delayed due to the situation of the coronavirus epidemic. Research documents are being prepared for Abul Fortress, and everything has been postponed for the restoration of Akhalkalaki Fortress.

Beka Baramidze, head of the public relations department of the Georgian Cultural Heritage Protection Agency, told Jnews that the coronavirus had affected the reconstruction process. If archeological excavations are being carried out in Abul Fortress, then in Akhalkalaki Fortress, which was also planned to be explored, the works are postponed indefinitely until the financial problems caused by the epidemic are solved.