Giorgi Gakharia has promoted one of the creators of the events of June 20. Vazha Siradze has been appointed to the post of Chief of Patrol Police. Siradze is a senior patrol officer who severely beat anti-occupation protesters. Vazha Siradze was the individual who forced out a courier crew and a lawmaker from the parliament.
Nika Melia recalls that on the night of June 20, Vazha Siradze was especially cruel. According to him, with the promotion of Vazha Siradze, Giorgi Gakharia sends a message to the society that they are not going to punish the riot police and policemen guilty of the June 20 events.
“On June 20, I knew neither the name nor the surname of this person. One thing was just notable, he was very aggressive all day. He violated the law every time, ”Nika Melia said.