Heroin seized in Lashio

Heroin seized in Lashio


12 May – A combined team comprising local military intelligence unit members and

policemen, acting on information, searched the house of U Lauk Ngin at 505, Ward

7, Region 6, Lashio, Shan State (North), on 29 April, and seized Ma Lwam Nyee,

daughter-in-law of U Lauk Ngin and owners of heroin Ma Ban Mon, daughter of U

Kyaw Gam of Khemathiri Block, Ward 7, Region 1, Lashio and Ma Mar Kaing (a) Ma

Kaing Thang, daughter of U La Mon of Banmun village, Mongyaw village-tract,

Lashio Township, together with 0.24 kilo of heroin kept in the 20 soap cases.

Action has been taken against them under the Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic

Substances Law.