About a thousand people and over 200 military and special purpose vehicles will be deployed.
Special detachments to tackle COVID-19 related emergencies are being set up in the four regional divisions of the Western Military District, a spokesperson for the Western Military District told Saint-Petersburg TV Channel.
About a thousand officers and soldiers from the Nuclear, Chemical, and Biological Defense Forces as well as medical and engineering divisions and over 200 military and special purpose vehicles will be deployed in a drill. The military police is also to participate in the training.
The drill is to be held at military training grounds and will continue till March 28.
Photo and video: St. Petersburg TV channel