The composer Otar Tatishvili denies information about "gifts" from Ivanishvili
Georgian composer Otar Tatishvili issued a denial about the fact that he had ever received financial assistance of $ 1 thousand GEL from the businessman and politician Bidzina Ivanishvili. As reported by the GHN, thus the musician commented the statement by his full namesake Otar Tatishvili - the host of "Night Show" on TV channel "Imedi", which also denied the fact of receiving financial support from Ivanishvili.
"Otar Tatishvili, during the show, referred to me - the composer Otar Tatishvili, and pointed out that I recieved financing of $ 1 thousand GEL from the businessman Bidzina Ivanishvili. In this connection, I want to state categorically: throughout my creative work, I received no charitable "donations", scholarships and assistance from a single subject. It is unacceptable for me to mislead society, and I had never spoke to anyne with such a request", says the composer in a statement.
Recall, November 10, the Georgian newspaper "Alia" published a list of almost a thousand big names who are constantly receiving a monthly pecuniary aid from the Georgian billionaire and politician Bidzina Ivanishvili. As it turned out, the businessman is monthly spending about 1 million 266 163 GEL to the aid for famous persons.