Narcotic drugs seized in PyinOoLwin

Narcotic drugs seized in



, 9 Feb – A combined team comprising members of local intelligence unit and

Myanmar Police Force, acting on information, on 23 January this year, searched

the house of Haw Twan Paung (a) Kaw Hla and arrested Haw Twan Paung, son of U

Chein Po Chan, of Ward 8, Hninsi Street, Padetha Myothit, PyinOoLwin, Mandalay

Division, and Yan Tar Phar, son of U Yan Cho Kho, of Yugoslat Ward, Ward No 3,

the same town, and Ma Kyu Kyu Khaing (a) Twan Sein Kyu, daughter of U Twan Maw

Khaing, of Hninsi 2nd Street, Padetha Myothit, who were there to buy narcotic

drugs, together with 17,000 stimulant tablets, 0.004 kilogram of heroin, 0.0407

kilogram of opium oil and 0.049 kilogram of opium residue. Action was taken

against them under the Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Law.