A combined team comprising members of the local Tatmadawmen


pill makers arrested


combined team comprising members of the local Tatmadawmen, local 

intelligence unit and Myanmar Police Force, acting on information, searched the

house of Aik Yee, 45, of  Lunkyine Village in Haung Leit Village-tract,

Tachilek Township and found 6 kilos of  stimulant powder, a China-made

modern machine used for production of  stimulants pills, 26 moulds bearing

the word “WY” and one motor in the basement under the kitchen of the

house, and a Toyota Corolla with number plate 7 Ka/ 9808 in the room of the house on 20 October evening.

The authorities also searched another house of Aik Yee in San Sai (Lower) Ward and found his wife Daw

Ei Kham, 41, there and 2 packets of caffeine weighing 22 kilos in the basement

of the house.

The Tachilek police station booked them under Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic

Substances Law.