Over 200 Kazakhstan citizens after conversations with theologians this year refused from destructive religious views

Astana. July 28. INTERFAX – the rehabilitation Centres since the beginning of this year assisted 1134 Kazakhs suffered from the activities of destructive religious movements, the press service of the Ministry of religious Affairs and civil society.

“This result was achieved thanks to the hard work of rehabilitation centers to provide theological advice,” – said in a statement on Friday the message.

Experts in the first half of 3888 held meetings with coverage of more than 18 thousand people. The result is 264, after consultation knowingly abandoned the destructive religious views.

Counseling services in rehabilitation centers have qualified theologians, religious scholars, psychologists, representatives of religious associations and non-governmental sector. In addition, awareness-raising and rehabilitation work is carried out in institutions of the penal system.