Since 2004, over 61 thousand people became citizens of Sakartvelo
Today Georgian Justice Ministry has distributed information that in the period from 2004 to September 22, 2011, 61256 were granted, installed and restored with Sakartvelo's citizenship. This was reported by "Georgia-News" with reference to the department's press service.
The press service explained that of this number, citizenship was granted to 32638 people, installed - 27399 people. 1067 people recieved Georgian citizenship and 152 applicants restored their citizenship.
At the same time, according to Ministry of Justice, for the period 12120 people refused from citizenship of Georgia.
Since the beginning of 2011, 4135 people were granted citizen of Georgia and 43 people installed their citizenship. 154 people received Georgian citizenship and 48 - restored.