A Federal TV Channel aired a story about the work of a pseudo-religious organization in the Chikhachevo village, Ivanovo Oblast. The movement is headed by the former rector of the temple, deprived of his dignity and parish. It is reported that citizens living on the territory of the organization, including young children, are deprived of proper sanitary conditions and are limited in the use of medical equipment, a number of followers rewrote their property in favor of the leader of the movement.
The Investigating Authorities of the Investigative Committee of the Russian Federation for Ivanovo Oblast are currently investigating a criminal case on the creation of a religious organization, whose activities are forced with violence against citizens and other harm to their health.
The Chairman of the IC of Russia instructed Mr. Vasilevich K.I., Acting Head of the Investigative Directorate of the Investigative Committee of Russia for Ivanovo Oblast, to report on the procedural decisions taken on applications for the activities of a pseudo-religious organization.