Heroin seized in Tachilek

Heroin seized in Tachilek


29 July – A combined team comprising members of local intelligence unit, acting

on information, intercepted a Camry with number plates (3 Kha/5095) on 2 July.

Three people in the car tried to flee without stopping it and therefore the

authorities had to open fire and arrest them. Two of the three people managed to

escape. The authorities arrested Aik Yi of Naungshan village, Kengtung Township,

with the car and 99 heroin blocks weighing totally 33 kilos kept in two bags.

Action is being taken against him by

the police station concerned under Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances