Illegal cigarettes hidden in bus engine found at Kalotina checkpoint


2010-11-23
Illegal cigarettes have been found in the engine of a bus in the frames of a check-up at Kalotina checkpoint. Authorities found a totoal of 500 boxes of Viceroy and 15 Marlboro cigarettes with Serbian excise stamp.
The bus if operated by a Bulgarian company and was travelling on a regular run from Italy to Bulgaria.
Meanwhile, in another routine check-ups customs authorities found and confiscated85 boxes of cigarettes of different brands hidden in the factory cavities of a train travelling from Serbia to Bulgaria.