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Turkey: Nearly 46,000 contraband cigarette packs seized

Turkey: Nearly 46,000 contraband cigarette packs seized
2 suspects arrested in eastern Bitlis province over charges of smuggling

By Sener Toktas

BITLIS, Turkey (AA) – Nearly 46,000 packs of contraband cigarettes were seized in eastern Turkey, officials said on Friday.

The Bitlis Governorate said the local police confiscated 45,730 packs of smuggled cigarettes in a farmhouse in Tatvan district on Thursday.

A legal procedure was initiated against two suspects over the case.

Meanwhile, the gendarmerie forces seized 118 kilograms (260 pounds) contraband tobacco in Guroymak district in a car during regular road patrols.

*Writing by Fahri Aksut

source: News Feed
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