Chemical liquid seized in Laukkai

Chemical liquid seized in Laukkai


30 July – A combined team comprising members of local intelligence unit, Myanmar

Police Force and Shan State (North) Special Region-1, acting on information,

stopped a Hilux vehicle carrying chemical liquid in Chinshwehaw on 19 July this

year. But the vehicle escaped. After the hot pursuit, the authorities seized the

vehicle together with 120 litres of Acetic Anhydride and 400 litres of

chloroform at the exit of Kongyan in Myothit (West), Laukkai. But, the two men

on board fled the scene.

Action is being taken in connection

with the seizure of chemical liquid and precursor chemicals under the Narcotic

Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Law by the police station concerned.