Around 11,000 boxes of cigarettes seized from 234 passengers at Kapitan Andreevo checkpoint


2011-06-27
A total of 217,540 pieces or around 11,000 boxes of illegal cigarettes have been seized by customs officers at the Kapitan Andreevo customs checkpoints over the last two days after checks on 234 passengers. For the same period customs officers have confiscated a total of 4,192 boxes or 83,840 pieces of cigarettes and 3 kilos of hand-rolling tobacco from 128 passengers.
Meanwhile, following the risk analysis method customs officers have seized 6,685 boxes of 133,700 pieces f cigarettes and 28 kilos of tobacco.
105 statements of violation have been drawn.