Drug trafficker gets 25 years

Drug trafficker gets 25 years


16 Jan – A combined team comprising members of local intelligence unit and

Yangon Anti-drug Squad, acting on information, searched the house of Ma Aye Aye

Nwe of Zawtikapangyan- Street-1, Ward-8 in Shwe-pyitha Township and seized 900

stimulant tablets weighing 112 grams on 12 July 2001. In connection with the

case, Shwepyitha Police Station took action against Ma Aye Aye Nwe aged 35,

daughter of U Tin Shwe, under Section 15/19/(A) of Narcotic Drugs and

Psychotropic Substances Law. Yangon North District Court sentenced her to 25

years’ imprisonment under Section 19 (A) of the law on 21 December 2001.