KALININGRAD, February 7 — RIA Novosti. Polish customs officers detained at the border crossing Gronowo away from the Kaliningrad region of the Russian, who seized a record smuggling of cigarettes for the sum about 50 thousand zlotys (about 800 thousand roubles), said the Polish cultural center in Kaliningrad.
“The Russian border is reported to customs only on the fuel tank, said that does not smoke, and does not carry cigarettes, and wants to make purchases in łódź. However, it turned out that already spent a lot of money. In the tire of the spare wheel on the sides of the car, on the doors, wheel arches, boot lid, bumper and instrument panel discovered cigarettes for the sum about 50 thousand zlotys”, — stated in the message.
Customs officers seized nearly 4.5 thousand packs of cigarettes without Polish excise stamps. It is noted that the Russians paid to the cashier of the customs penalty in the amount of 60 thousand PLN (about 960 thousand rubles), in addition, he has revoked the visa in the next three years he will not be able to enter Poland.