On May 30, on the Ukrainian-Romanian border, at the "Dyakove" checkpoint, border guards of the Mukachevo Border Guard Detachment in cooperation with officers of the State Fiscal Service found hidden cigarettes in the vehicle.
A 43-year-old citizen of Hungary tried illegally to move 1,300 packs of cigarettes to neighboring Romania. Structural features of the left and right beams of the woman's "KIA" were packed with tobacco products. Access to the cigarettes became possible only after dismantling the seats and decorative cladding of the vehicle.
The found cigarettes and the woman's vehicle were seized. Total estimate of the cigarettes is 25,300 UAH, the car was estimated at almost 72,000 UAH.
Besides, in four cases border guards found more than 2,000 packs of cigarettes at the checkpoints on the border with Poland.