25.5 kgs of ephedrine powder
seized in Nyaungshwe Township
Ko Lar (a) Saya Lar, Myint Lwin
and Maung Oo (a) Aung Tun
seen together with 25.5 kilograms of ephedrine powder.
24 June – Acting on information, a combined team comprising the local
intelligence unit and Myanmar Police Force searched the house of Ko Lar (a) Saya
Lar, son of U San, of Hmawby Village, Poun-ngu Village-tract, Nyaungshwe
Township, Shan State (South) on 13 June 2000 and found 25.5 kgs of ephedrine
()n further investigation, Myint Lwin, son
of U San Nyar, of Phetnan Village, Taunglaylon Village-tract, Taunggyi Township
and Maung Oo (a) Aung Tun, son of U Nyo, of No 4/ 5, Yadana Street, Region 4,
Danatheikdi Ward, Shwenyaung, Taunggyi Township were then arrested.
Action was taken against them under the
Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Law.