Customs officers at customs checkpoint Svilengrad Railway Station found smuggled cigarettes in the water tank of a wagon


2016-10-21

 

Customs officers at customs checkpoint  Svilengrad  Railway Station found smuggled cigarettes during  the  customs inspection  in international train, traveling from Turkey to Romania. During the inspection were found, hidden in the water tank of a the only wagon of the train composition, 16 800 pieces  /840  boxes / cigarettes of different brands  without excise labels.

The smuggled cigarettes were seized.  The chief of the train was sanctioned to the Law on Customs.