Stimulant tablets seized in Lashio
Yangon, 22 May –
A combined team comprising members of local intelligence unit and Myanmar Police
Force, acting on information that a deal of narcotic drugs would be made on the
Circular Road of Ward 1, Lashio, Shan State (North), lay in wait there on 9 May.
The authorities stopped one Myint Naing, son of U Tin Oo of Ward 9, Lashio, and
Daw Sein Win, daughter of U Maung Kyaing of Ayethaya Myothit, Taunggyi, and
found 30,000 stimulant tablets on them. On further investigation, Daw Khin
Thaung Myint, daughter of U Tin Oo, was also arrested. Action is being taken
against them under the Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Law by the
police station concerned.