Smuggled tobacco seized at Malko Tarnovo checkpoint


2011-02-21

Customs officers at Malko Tarnovo customs checkpoint seized some 148 plastic bags with 11,200 kilos of hand-rolling tobacco during a check on a passenger's bus entering the territory of the country from Turkey.
The bus was with Turkish registration, travelling on a regular run from Turkey to Bulgaria and the other way round.
The smuggled tobacco belonged to a Bulgarian national.