The foreigner was trying to smuggle more than 700 packs of medicines

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KIEV. April 14. UNN. The Kharkov border guards detained a foreigner who tried to smuggle more than 700 upakovok illegal medications. It is reported of the Eastern regional Directorate uasbgs, reports UNN.

“This morning, at the crossing point Pletenivka, the border guards together with employees of Fiscal service has discovered more than 700 packages of medical devices hidden from customs control. They tried to take to Russia 28-year-old citizen of Uzbekistan on the Mercedes-Benz Sprinter”, – stated in the message .

As noted by the border guards, during the border-customs clearance, the law enforcement officers noticed the nervous behavior of the driver. The decision was made to conduct an in-depth inspection of the vehicle.

Above the driver’s seat and the passenger had discovered a specially made hiding place, which contained glass bottles of the drug “Corvitin” which is used in cardiology and neurology, in the amount of 630 pieces. Another hiding place was under a screwed-on side trim of the car. There were 100 packages of medicines Driclor, which is used in the medical industry against sweating.

The total preliminary sum of an assessment of the goods is almost 70 000 UAH. They were seized in the prescribed manner along with the car and handed over to representatives of the State fiscal service.

As reported by UNN, in the Donetsk region SBU discovered a batch of counterfeit cigarettes on one million hryvnias.