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Abasha Municipality

Abasha Municipality
აბაშის მუნიციპალიტეტი
Abasha Municipality
Abasha Municipality
Flag of Abasha Municipality
Coat of arms of Abasha Municipality
Location of Abasha Municipality in Georgia
Location of Abasha Municipality in Georgia
Abasha Municipality is located in Samegrelo-Zemo Svaneti
Abasha Municipality
Abasha Municipality
Abasha Municipality is located in Georgia
Abasha Municipality
Abasha Municipality
Coordinates: 42°12′N 42°13′E / 42.200°N 42.217°E / 42.200; 42.217
Country Georgia
RegionSamegrelo-Zemo Svaneti
various1 town, and villages
 • Total323 km2 (125 sq mi)
 • Total22,341
 • Density69/km2 (180/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+4 (Georgian Time)

Abasha (Georgian: აბაშის მუნიციპალიტეტი) is a district of Georgia, in the region of Samegrelo-Zemo Svaneti. Its main town is Abasha.

Population: 22,341 (2014 census) Area: 323 km2


House Museum of Konstantine Gamsakhurdia in Dzveli Abasha

House Museum of famous Georgian writer, Acad. Konstantine Gamsakhurdia


Abasha Municipal Assembly (Georgian: აბაშის საკრებულო) is a representative body in Abasha Municipality, consisting of 30 members which is elected every four years. The last election was held in October 2021. Giga Gabelaia of Georgian Dream was elected mayor.

Party 2017[1] 2021[2] Current Municipal Assembly
  Georgian Dream 21 18                                  
  United National Movement 6 8              
  For Georgia 2  
  New Political Center - Girchi 1  
  Labour Party 1  
  European Georgia 1
  Alliance of Patriots 1
  Democratic Movement 1
  State for the People 1
  Independent 1
Total 32 30  

Administrative divisions

Sefieti Church

Abasha municipality is divided into one city (ქალაქი, kalaki), 15 communities (თემი, temi), and 35 villages (სოფელი, sopeli):[3]


  • Abasha (including Kvatana, Noghokhashi, and Kapana)


  • Dzveli Abasha
  • Gezati
  • Ketilari
  • Kolobani
  • Marani
  • Naesakovo
  • Norio
  • Ontopo
  • Pirveli Maisi
  • Samikao
  • Sepieti
  • Sujuna
  • Tqviri
  • Tsqemi
  • Zanati


  • Abashispiri
  • Bulvani
  • Dzveli Abasha
  • Dziguri
  • Etseri
  • Gamoghma zanati
  • Gamoghma kodori
  • Gaghma zanati
  • Gaghma kodori
  • Gautsqinari
  • Gezati
  • Gugunaqati
  • Guleikari
  • Gulukheti
  • Ketilari
  • Kvishanchala
  • Kolobani
  • Maidani
  • Marani
  • Maranchala
  • Matskhovriskari
  • Naesakovo
  • Norio
  • Ontopo
  • Pirveli Maisi
  • Sabokuchavo
  • Sagvazavo
  • Samikao
  • Sepieti
  • Sujuna
  • Tsalikari
  • Tkhmelari
  • Tqviri
  • Tsqemi
  • Tsilori

See also


  1. ^ "Protocol elected municipal council members and mayors 2017" (PDF) (in Georgian). CESKO Central Election Commission. p. 80-81. Retrieved 2021-01-06.[permanent dead link]
  2. ^ "Protocol elected municipal council members and mayors 2021" (PDF) (in Georgian). CESKO Central Election Commission. p. 98-100. Retrieved 2021-01-06.[permanent dead link]
  3. ^ "აბაშის მუნიციპალიტეტის საკრებულო". Archived from the original on 2017-02-27. Retrieved 2017-02-27.

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