Bulgarian customs seize more than 25mln pieces of illegal cigarettes


2012-11-13

Some 25,178,160 pieces of smuggled cigarettes were seized by officers with the Customs Intelligence and Investigation Department with Sofia Customs Office after busting an illegal cigarettes depot on Monday.
The amount of the cigarettes tops the initial estimations announced yesterday by NCA Director Vanyo Tanov.
The removal and counting of the cigarettes took all night and ended up early this morning.
Work on the case continues.