Drugs for BGN 199 million were destroyed under the surveillance of the National Customs Agency of the Republic of Bulgaria


2015-03-23

 

914 kg of drug substances were burned in the incinerator to the Ministry of Environment and Water, under the supervision of the National Customs Agency of the Republic of Bulgaria. 241 kg of heroin, 213 kg of marijuana, 123 kg of ecstasy, 15 kg of amphetamine and other drug substances from 826 criminal proceedings, were destroyed in Alexandrovska University Hospital in Sofia.

All the drugs had been seized by the customs authorities and officers of State Agency for National Security and Ministry of Interior.

The total value of the destroyed drugs, according to the "black market" prices, is BGN 199 million.

For fourteen years National Customs Agency of the Republic of Bulgaria have initiated and executed 48 procedures of destruction of over 33, 8 tons of drug substances.