Russian humorist, showman and TV presenter Maxim Galkin has denied reports about his family connections with the defendants in the case of child trafficking, including to export them abroad.

the Artist said that the information that he allegedly is familiar with the detainees in the criminal case the head of the Center surrogate motherhood Vladislav Melnikov and treated together with Alla Pugacheva to him for the selection of a surrogate mother, is a fake.

“Our family has worked with the centre “Mother and child”, where our kids were born and is still maintained. I was surprised by the reports in the media, therefore called the staff of the clinic “Mother and child”, said may, I don’t know? But they were surprised as well as I do,” – said Galkin.

Read the details in the material MK: For trafficking in babies was detained doctors: more loud “surrogate” scandal