800 master-boxes of Raquel cigarettes seized at Kulata


2011-01-18
Customs officers at the Kulata checkpoint seized large amount of smuggled Raquel cigarettes after a check on a freight truck. The truck was with Bulgarian registration, owned by a transport company based in the North-western city of Blagoevgrad. It was travelling from Greece to Romania (Bucharest).
The driver told the customs officers that he is transporting croissants and sesame rolls.
After a thorough check-up, authorise found out that only 4 of the pellets contained croissants, while the rest of 22 were full of Raquel cigarettes.