Three drug smugglers were arrested at Ercan airport in April last year. They were found to in possession of 752 packets of Bonzai which had been purchased in south Cyprus.
Yesterday, the judge handed out sentences to the three drug men of 20 years in total. Munir Bolcanli, Kaan Satiroglu received 7 years each and Mustafa Ercafer got 6 years.
Judge Gazi said that the sentences reflected the serious nature of the crimes which put the whole population in danger. They were intended to be a deterrent to other drug smugglers.