Officers of Svilengrad Customs Office seize 706 litres of illegal fuel


2011-01-24

Employees of State Agency National Security - Haskovo Department and Svilengrad Customs Office have carried out joint special operation. Within the course of the operation the officers have seized 15 plastic cans of 30 litres each and 26 plastic bottles of 10 litres each containing red coloured petroleum products smelling like diesel fuel. That is what press centre of the National Customs Agency announced. The total quantity of the coloured fuel is 706 litres. The fuel was hidden in automobile workshop in the town of Svilengrad. During the check the man who had rented the workshop produced no documents for the origin of the fuel or paid excise duty.