Volia Narodu representative told Apostrophe, Censor.NET reports.
"It was a bad joke," the head of the press service of Volia Narodu said. According to him, Melnychuk will give explanations later.
It was reported earlier that MP Melnychuk declared one trillion hryvnia in his electronic income statement. This caused a stir in Ukrainian media as Melnychuk's incomes made him one of the 20 richest people in the world. One trillion hryvnia (approximately $39 billion) is almost twice as much as gold reserves of Ukraine
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