ZAMBOANGA CITY, Zamboanga del Sur, Philippines — Greater than P6 million price of smuggled cigarettes have been seized by naval troops within the waters two nautical miles off Balod Island in Banguingui city, Sulu on Sunday.
Rear Admiral Toribio Adaci Jr., commander of Naval Forces Western Mindanao, stated the contraband cigarettes have been aboard a jungkong, a picket boat.
The cargo consisted of 182 grasp circumstances of imported cigarettes with manufacturers like Astro and Fort, with an mixture market worth of P6.62 million.
Adaci stated authorities additionally seized the boat used for smuggling.
“There was a chase when the boat crew sensed the presence of the working models. They tried to flee underneath…
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