Smuggled cigarettes seized from tourist’s bus’ roof


2012-03-01

Customs officers at the Malko Tarnovo and Lesovo customs checkpoints have foiled 11 attempts for cigarette and tobacco products smuggling over the last four days.
Customs authorities have seized 26,140 pieces of cigarettes (1,307 boxes), which lached the obligatory excise stamps, as well as 85 kilos of rolling tobacco.
Nine of the violators were Bulgarian nationals, while other two - Turkish.