TAY NINH (VNS) — Southern Tay Ninh Province yesterday fined a man VND100 million (US$4,700) for smuggling liquor, according to the province People's Committee Vice Chairman Huynh Van Quang.
Vo Van Tam, 32, from Go Dau District was found illegally transporting 51 bottles of Chivas 18 in his car while travelling on National Highway 22 from the province to HCM City on August 17. He could not provide any legal documents for the goods.
Additionally, Tam received a fine of VND3.5 million ($166) for driving without licence, and for exceeding the alcohol limits while driving. — VNS