Plovdiv: Almost half a ton of illegal alcohol seized in warehouse without license


2010-03-08

In the frames of a check-up executed by officers with the Economic Police and the Customs Plovdiv, authorities found and confiscated 1 ton and 420 liters of alcohol from a warehouse in the village of Parvenets, district of Plovdiv. Vyara Genova, press officers of the National Customs Agnecy, announced for FOCUS News Agency.
The warehouse is managed by the Djiro Trade company. The alcohol was found in a mini-bus, parked close to the warehouse. The alcohol was divided into plastic bottles of mineral water and is of different types - vodka, rakia, mint liquor.
In the end of February, at the decision of the director of the National Customs Agency, the license for alcohol trade of the Djiro Trade company have been taken away over constant violations.
Only in 2009, 15 penalties of violation have been drawn to the company, worth a total of BGN 45,000.
An inquest has been initiated on the case. Investigation continues.