Codeine phosphate liquid 20.5 litres seizes in Kawthoung

Codeine phosphate liquid 20.5
litres seizes in Kawthoung

Four men nabbed with Codeine phosphate
liquid 20.5 litres in Kawthoung on 13 May.

29 May – A combined team comprising members of local intelligence unit and Myanmar
Police Force, acting on information, searched Yadana Aung Motorized Boat docked
at the shed of Wayhinmo Fish Company in Shwehintha Ward, Kawthoung, on 13 May
and arrested Aung Than, son of U Hlaing Bwa, of U Sein Paul Street, Myothit
Extension Ward, Myeik, together with 205 cans of drug liquid 20.5 litres which
include codeine-phosphate.

The drug liquid was said to have
bought from Ranong, Thailand.

Further information led to the
arrest of Thein Tun, son of U Maung Aye of Taungpyo Village, Sakhanthit
Village-tracts Kyunsu Township, San Yu (a) Ohn Pe, son of U Nyan Tun, of the
same village, and Nay Win Naing, son of U Aye San, Kyatchaung Village of the
same township, who involved in the drug trafficking.

Action is being taken against the
four according to law.