Over 2.6 stimulant tablets seized in Kengtung

Over 2.6 stimulant

tablets seized in Kengtung


12 Jan – A combined team comprising members of local intelligence unit,

Kengtung Anti-drug Squad, local Police Force, Criminal Investigation Department,

Special Investigation Department and Customs Department, acting on information,

at Naungnon check point in Kengtung at 1.15 pm on 2 January this year, stopped

two 10-wheel Nissans trucks with number plates 3Kha/5930 and 2Kha/3952 and

seized 2,629,000 stimulant tablets’ 709,000 from the former and 1,920,000 from

the latter.

Then, the Kengtung Police

Station filed Satit, at the wheel of the former, 45, son of U Ei Ta, of No 65,

Joephyu Road, Kantha Block, Taunggyi, Khin Maung Gyi, spareman, 30, son of U San

Tun, of No Da/30, Daw No Two Block, Loikaw, Sai Nyi, in-charge, 56, son of U Khe

Hsaing, of No 136, YehtwetU Road, Yay-aye-kwin Block, Taunggyi, Win Myint, owner

of the car, 44, son of U Paw San, of No 40, Kyaing-in Block, Ward 5, the same

town, Zaw Win, at the wheel of the latter, 30, son of U Ko Lay, of No 41,

Shwehintha Road, Kanthaya Block, Taunggyi, Tun Yee, spareman, 28, son of U Maung

San, of Hante Village, Bhamo, and Aung Zaw Min, spareman, 22, son of U Than

Myint, of Kyaungyisu Wapya Block, Taunggyi under Section 15/19(A)/21of Narcotic

Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Law.