1,912 boxes of illegal cigarettes seized in North Bulgaria


2010-03-11
Kamenari . Customs officers with Customs Bureau Gorna Oryahovitsa, in cooperation with the Regional Police Directorate, seized 1,912 boxes of illegal cigarettes.
In the frames of a check-up on a commercial outlet in the village of Kamenari (North Bulgaria), customs inspectors found 1,912 boxes of cigarettes, all without the required excise label or with a ‘Only for Duty Free' label.
The cigarettes were of the brands "Cooper", "Lucky strike", "MG Gold", "Marble filter de luxe", "Contesse classic slims", "KING", "Super star slims Red".
Authorities drew a statement over violation under the Excise Duty and Tax Warehouse Act.