Over 400 smuggling operations thwarted during Ramadan (Interior Ministry) | Tunisia News Gazette

Over 400 smuggling operations thwarted during Ramadan (Interior Ministry)

Over 400 smuggling operations were thwarted, several arrested and a quantity of narcotics seized in the security campaign conducted by National Guard units during Ramadan.

Some 405 smuggling operations worth 12.62 million Tunisian dinars were thwarted, according to an Interior Ministry press release.

15 individuals wanted by the police and 28 other suspected of belonging to a terrorist organisation were arrested in this campaign.

Some 2,341 individuals were also arrested over common law cases, the same press release added.

In another connection, 608 psychotropic drugs, 31 kg of cannabis resin, 1,900 marijuana plants, 450 g of cocaine and 2,017 wanted cars were seized during the same period.

Source: TAP News Agency

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