Over 100 000 pieces of illegal cigarettes seized in customs special operation


2010-04-08

The National Customs Agency carried out a successful operation against illegal trade of cigarettes, the Agency reported. 249 sites across the country were checked at the order of the Customs Agency's director Vanyo Tanov, in less than four hours. During the checks were seized 119 060 pieces (5,953 boxes) of cigarettes brand "Karelia", "Eva Slims", "Victory", "Murad", "King", "Vaysroy" and others. Some of the cigarettes were with Serbian and Ukrainian excise labels.