President Vladimir Zelensky was terrified by his bust, which he tried to convey as a gift. This is reported by “Ukrainian news”.
The incident occurred during a visit to Cherkassy. Journalists of the TV channel “1+1” gave Zelensky plaster bust with the imprint of lipstick. The Ukrainian leader refused to accept it. “Where did you get this? It’s terrible. I saw it on the Internet. I don’t need to pass. Why would I? I don’t need” he said and asked not to give him such gifts.
Official sales of the bust Zelensky began in Ukraine on 25 July. The sculpture is handmade is 23 centimeters and a weight of 2.5 kilograms. It is made of sculpted plaster and gold leaf. On the trading floors on the Internet it offered to buy with a discount for 2400 UAH (about 6 000).
Zelensky is negative to his portraits. During the inaugural address, he asked the officials to instead hang them in the offices of the pictures of their children and stressed that “the President is not an icon, not an idol”.
Video, photo All from Russia.