MOSCOW, may 17. /TASS/. the Number of infected coronavirus infection in the period from March to may 17 in the army and military educational institutions of the Russian Federation is nearly 3.3 thousand people, including more than 1.6 thousand soldiers, according to a published in the Sunday Bulletin, the Russian defense Ministry.

“as of may 17 this year in bodies of military management, associations, connections, military units have 1 617 military personnel with positive test results”, — reports the Ministry of defence.

According to authorities, a coronavirus was also detected in 18 of the pupils of pre-University educational institutions, in universities of the Ministry of defense was 1 200 cases and 391 cases among the civilian personnel.

According to the Ministry, troops recovered 830, 951 teacher and student, 290 pupils of pre-University educational institutions, as well as 144 civilian personnel.

As reported in the Ministry, most do not have symptoms of the disease, in serious condition are two soldiers, in a state of moderate severity were nine people.