750 boxes of cigarettes, glasses seized at Kalotina


2010-11-23
750 boxes of cigarettes have been seized at the Kalotina checkpoint over the last fea days.
2/3 of the illegal cigarettes were found in the frames of routine check-ups on trains. The cigarettes were found hidden in hollow places of the carriages.
Other 170 boxes of cigarettes were found in secret compartments of a car that passed through the Kalotina border checkpoint.
Customs officers also seized a shipment of eyeglasses of 1.5 and 2.5 dioptres in a train travelling from Serbia to Bulgaria.