Heroin seized in Lashio
19 Sep t- A combined team comprising members of local intelligence unit, Special
Anti-Drug Squad and Railway Police searched Nyunt Shwe of Ward 2, Natogyi, who
was at seat No 16 on No 1 carriage of No 132- down train which was due to leave
Lashio for Mandalay on 13 September. The authorities seized 0.4223 kilogram of
heroin kept in 21 soap boxes together with him. Police Station concerned filed
him under the Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Law.