Duvar English - Pictures taken during Best Model of Turkey 2021 have shocked social media users, with many resembling the scenes to slave markets.
Male models were seen sitting on the floor in swimsuits with no social distancing whatsoever despite the COVID-19 pandemic.
The annual contest is being organized by Ertan Özerman and those who wanted to enter the contest were invited to a hotel in Istanbul for selections. A total of 196 men entered the contest.
The pictures, however, created utter shock among Twitter users, with many asking, "Is this a slave market?"