Customs officials at Kapitan Petko Voivoda seize over half a million pieces of illegal cigarettes


2013-02-25
Svilengrad. Customs officers at Kapitan Petko Voivoda seized huge amount of smuggled cigarettes hidden in a caravan.
Customs officers the Bulgarian - Greek border have doubted that in a tourist caravan driven by a Greek national that tried to enter the country there was a secret compartment beneath the bed. They carried out an X-ray check which confirmed their worry. After opened the secret compartment they found 508,000 pieces of cigarettes without excise labels.