Today is the last day of conscription. No violations and accidents were registered during the current campaign, - the head of conscription department of Mogilev region military commissariat, deputy military commissar Victor Pivankov reported.
During the recent years the number of conscripts has changed: each year about 1300 – 1400 young men are enrolled to a fixed period military service. The departure of this year’s conscripts (1300 young men) for respective military units started on 18 January.
According to Victor Pivankov, the majority of Mogilev conscripts prefer to have their military service at frontier troops. Internal service at divisions of the Ministry of Internal Affairs is also considered to be a prestigious one.