150,000 pieces of cigarettes and 15 kg tobacco seized at Kapitan Andreevo crossing during the holidays


2011-05-11

Customs officials at Kapitan Andreevo border checkpoint carried out 184 customs checks for 6 days and seized 7,453 boxes of illegal cigarettes and 15 kilograms of tobacco. For several days the customs inspectors seized total of 149,060 pieces of illegal cigarettes and 15 kilograms of tobacco in 184 checks. On the basis of risk analysis were drawn 65 written statements for violations and were seized 3,832 boxes of cigarettes and five kilograms of tobacco.