The case of creating a banned religious Association is investigated in the Orenburg region

Orenburg. August 10. INTERFAX – Investigative bodies opened a criminal case on the fact of creation in the Orenburg region enterprises of a quasi-religious sense “Ella-Verse”, whose members are engaged in so-called healing, according to the regional SU TFR on Thursday.

The Association is forbidden on the territory of certain Russian regions, acted on the territory of the Orenburg region in 2006.

It is now established participation of the 15 people who “carried out the reception of people for the so-called “cure and healing” from various diseases, urging citizens to refuse conventional medical therapies, as well as extended “healing” logs extremist nature,” the report says.

16 centers “Ella-Verse” was located in several major cities in the region. During the searches they were seized evidence of illegal conduct of pilgrimage activities, cash, and extremist literature.

A criminal case was opened under part 1 article 239 of the criminal code on the fact of establishment of a religious Association whose activity involves violence against citizens or otherwise causing harm to their health.

Now investigators establish others involved in the activities of the religious Association, as well as the victims of their actions Orenburg.