108,120 pieces of cigarettes, 3kg of tobacco seized at Kapitan Andreevo checkpoint


2011-05-05
Some 108,080 pieces of cigarettes and 3 kilos of hand-rolling tobacco have been seized at the Kapitan Andreevo customs checkpoint over the last four days.
The customs officers found and confiscated some 1,446 boxes or 28,920 pieces of illegal cigarettes from 36 passengers, who have tried to transport through the border amount of tobacco products exceeding the admissible cap.
Under the so-called risk analysis method customs officers have found and confiscated some 3,960 boxes or 79,200 pieces of cigarettes and 3 kilos of hand-rolling tobacco.