137 foreign citizens found hiding in 24 hours

Three Turkish citizens, a Bulgarian and a Ukrainian, who were at the wheel of vehicles registered in Turkey, presented themselves for border formalities on the way out of the country , Bulgaria and Romania. According to the documents accompanying the goods, the drivers transported various goods (metal, aluminum profiles, plastics, melamine, sweeteners and plastic granules) for commercial companies in Germany, Slovakia, France and Austria.

One of the drivers informed the border police that there were noises coming from the semi-trailer and that people could be hidden inside it.

Thus, following the thorough control of the means of transport, a total of 137 foreign citizens were discovered, hidden in semi-trailers, among the transported goods, 64 people being discovered in just one transport .

The persons were picked up and transported to the headquarters of the sector for investigations where, following checks, our colleagues established that they are citizens of various Afro-Asian states (Pakistan, Bangladesh, Sudan), who entered our country legally.