During the day, law enforcement officers of the Vitebsk customs in cooperation with employees of the dubrovensky district police Department identified three facts of illegal movement of apples to Russia.
A total of about 28 tons of fresh apples were transported in two low-tonnage Volvo vehicles and a GAZ truck. The movement of vehicles with products is suspended in the dubrovensky district near the Belarusian-Russian border.
In all cases, drivers-citizens of the Russian Federation and the Republic of Azerbaijan - did not have accompanying documents and phytosanitary certificates confirming the safety of products for the consumer.
The total cost of apples was more than 25 thousand rubles.
On the facts of violation of the legislation, Vitebsk customs started administrative proceedings in accordance with part 4 of article 12.17 of the administrative Code of the Republic of Belarus. The sanctions of the article provide for the imposition of a fine on drivers of vehicles in the amount of up to 30 basic units.
Based on the materials of Vitebsk customs