15 December 2010, Wednesday, 11:29

The majority of Salavat citizens say medical treatment from drug addiction and alcoholism has to be compulsory

author: news agency "Bashinform"

The majority of Salavat’s citizens believe the treatment from drug addiction and alcoholism has to be compulsory. This is the data, obtained as a result of the sociological investigation “Social-economic problems of Salavat population”, held in November 2010 by the Institute of social-political and legal investigations under the Academy of Sciences RB.

In particular, 82,4% of the respondents said drunkards had to be treated compulsory, 9,6% were against such initiative and 8% were at a loss for the answer.

Answering the question “What is your opinion is it necessary to undertake the compulsory measures to treat the drug addicts?” 81,8% of local  citizens answered positively, 7,2% were against and 10,8% found it was difficult to answer this question.