State Pardon Commission has discussed the cases of unprecedented number of convicts. The sitting has lasted for four hours. The commission has prepared recommendations for releasing 170 out of 417 convicts.
Tbilisi Mayor congratulated the Armenian parish on Easter. Gigi Ugulava visited the Sub Gevork Church in Meidan square of Tbilisi, where he addressed the parish and wished them success.
Mikheil Saakashvili congratulated the Catholic parish on the brilliant holiday of Easter. Saakashvili also congratulated the holy Apostolic Orthodox Church of Armenians on the brilliant holiday of Easter.
The Georgian Orthodox Church celebrates Palm Sunday today, which always falls on Sunday before Easter Sunday. Catholicos Patriarch of all Georgia his Holiness and Beatitude Ilia II congratulated the Georgian people on the celebration today.
A husband and wife, both about 50, died in a fire that broke out in Rustaveli Avenue the main thoroughfare of Tbilisi at dawn today, while their 11-year-old child witnessed the death of his parents.