Military doctors of the Russian army conducted 3,756 tests to detect the Corona virus and found no infected persons.
This came in a statement issued by the Military Medicine Department and published by the Russian military newspaper "Krasnaya Zvezda", where it was confirmed the opening of special departments in 32 military hospitals that can accommodate 4,800 beds. It was provided with 2,782 lung ventilation devices.
In addition, 1647 military crews were formed for the sterilization of land and 9 groups specialized in analyzing the conditions related to the spread of epidemics.
According to information received from the Russian Ministry of Defense, experts in the radiation, chemical and biological protection forces have deployed 14 multi-tasking and self-moving centers to detect corona virus and 5.5 thousand fixed centers to measure the temperature of officers and soldiers.
The Russian Defense Minister, Sergey Shoygo, had announced earlier that all the leaders of the Ministry of Defense and the General Staff had undergone the test for detecting corona. The test did not lead to the detection of people with it.
He added that the Ministry of Defense intends to establish this year 16 new hospitals specializing in epidemics. The first construction will be completed on April 20 in Nizhny Novgorod.