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Customs foils another attempt to smuggle banned substance

Customs foils another attempt to smuggle banned substance

The Maritime Customs Department at Hamad Port has foiled another attempt to smuggle 'tambaku' (chewing tobacco) into Qatar.

GAC foils smuggling of banned substance

GAC foils smuggling of banned substance

The Air Cargo Customs thwarted attempts to smuggle tambaku, a type of chewing tobacco banned in Qatar

Customs seizes huge amount of tambaku at Hamad port

Customs seizes huge amount of tambaku at Hamad port

The General Authority of Customs (GAC) officials have seized 2,152kg of 'tambaku' (a kind of chewing tobacco) from a sugar shipment that arrived at the Hamad Port.