37,000 stimulant tablets seized in Hsenwi

37,000 stimulant tablets

seized in Hsenwi


8 April – A combined team comprising members of local intelligence unit and

Lashio Anti-Drug Squad, acting on information, searched Yanei (a) Kyaw Win, 40,

son of U Yan Phone Sheng of Kunlong Township, Shaukpanhai Village, and Aik Nay,

41, son of U Khay Sai Yi of Ward-12, region-3, Lashio on 22 March evening at the

Namptu Bridge at the entrance to Hsenwi and arrested them together with 37,000

stimulant tablets weighing 3.7 kilos from their knapsacks. Action is being taken

against them by the Lashio Police Station No 2 under section 19 (A) of Narcotic

Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Law.