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× BIR destroys P1B illegal cigarettes seized in Cagayan de Oro

CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY ---- The Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) destroyed on Thursday illegal cigarettes worth more than P1 billion, and the machines used to manufacture these, inside a waste management facility in Barangay Bayabas here.

BIR Northern Mindanao director Nuzar Balatero said the items were seized in three raids on May 26, 2018.

The cigarette factories were located at Alwana Business…