The convoy of Western MD mobile multi-disciplinary hospital overcame the first 600 km and continued to march to the Republic of Dagestan after refueling
Military personnel of a mobile multidisciplinary hospital with 100 beds in one of the units of the Western Military District, making a march from Alabino near Moscow to the Republic of Dagestan, covered a distance of 600 kilometers.
It is planned that upon completion of the march, a field hospital with 100 beds will be deployed in the area of Botlikh village.
Earlier it was reported that a mobile multidisciplinary hospital with 100 beds in one of Western MD units makes march on its own using standard equipment with a length of over 1,800 kilometers from Alabino, Moscow Region, to the Republic of Dagestan.
The field medical unit consists of 135 military personnel, including 72 medical specialists and 38 pieces of equipment.
In accordance with the order of the Supreme Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin and the instructions of the Minister of Defence of the Russian Federation, General of the Army Sergei Shoigu, military medics and specialists of the Russian Defence Ministry’s NBCP units are being transferred to the Republic of Dagestan to help combat the spread of coronavirus infection.