3 cases of cigarettes hidden in cars’ petrol tanks busted by mobile customs


2010-07-20
The mobile customs groups busted three cases of smuggling cigarettes, hidden in car's petrol tanks, in the area of the Kulata border checkpoint.
A total of 1,527 boxes of cigarettes have been seized in all the three cases, all bearing a ‘duty free' sign.
The tobacco products are of the Karelia, Muratti and other brands.
In one of the cases, apart from the tank, cigarettes have been also hidden in the gas bottle.