Nearly one master case of illegal cigarettes removed from a gas bottle at Kapitan Andreevo crossing


2011-06-12
A Bulgarian citizen tried to hide about 470 boxes of cigarettes without excise labels in especially made for the purpose gas tank in his car, the National Customs Agency announced. On June 9 at Kapitan Andreevo border checkpoint arrived a car with Bulgarian license plate driven by a Bulgarian citizen. During a check of the car and luggage the customs inspectors found that in the gas cylinder there is adapted a special secret place. After opening and inspection by customs officials by X-ray equipment from the gas cylinder were removed 470 boxes of cigarettes without excise labels.