Some 672 kilos of drugs incinerated in Bulgaria


2011-02-28

Some 672 kilos of drugs have been destroyed in the incinerator of the Enterprise for Management of Environmental Protection Activities with the Ministry of Environment and Water on Friday, the press office of the National Customs Agency announced.
The drugs - 445 kilos of marihuana, 92 kilos of heroin and 130 kilos of amphetamines, have been seized by the National Customs Agency and the Interior Ministry within 599 criminal proceedings.
The total value of the drugs at the ‘black market' is estimated at more than BGN 36 million.
Only the drugs seized in cases for which the court has already passed a final sentence are being destroyed.