There are rumors on social media that a nuclear power plant is planned to be built in Mangistau.
The regional center of public communications denied this.
"According to the agency, the issue of construction of a nuclear power plant in Mangistau region is not considered," the national portal "Adyrna" reports with reference to Stopfake.kz.
Recall that in his message, the President instructed the government and Samruk-Kazyna to consider the possibility of peaceful nuclear use in the country.
Currently, the authorities are working on this task. The issue of construction of a nuclear power plant in Mangistau region is not considered, the Center for Public Communications concluded.