SARS intercepts  Zim bound chicken at Beitbridge Border post

SARS intercepts Zim bound chicken at Beitbridge Border post

September 12  2017 –SA customs officials  intercepted a truck carrying 700 packages of chicken estimated at R711 000 from South Africa to Zimbabwe at the Beitbridge border post, yesterday says SARS.

SARS says the chicken was intercepted on Sunday.
 
“The incident took place when the foreign registered truck was subjected to a physical inspection after the driver declared that he was carrying only plastic buckets,”says Sars adding that the goods and the truck have  been detained pending further investigation by the South African Police Service. – ANA