Opium seized in Pinlaung

Opium seized in



3 April – A combined team comprising members of local intelligence unit, Myanmar

Police Force and Ward Peace and Development Council, acting on information,

searched the house of U Kut, son of U Tone, at Yein (Kayin) Village,

Myaukhtiphwa Village-tract in Pinlaung Township, Shan State (South) and seized

two packets of raw opium weighing 2.775 kilo wrapped in blue rain coat plastic

sheet and kept in a bamboo basket.

Action is being taken against him in accord

with the Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Law by the Myanmar Police

Station concerned.