2.5398 kilos of heroin seized
Yangon, 16 Jan – Acting on information, members of Local Intelligence unit, waited at Maw Shwe Li Hotel in ward 8, Lashio, on 3-1-99 and arrested Lauk-e (a) Twan-e,49, son of U Lauk Twan of Ward 5, Lashio; Twan Myin Khauk, 24, son of U Twan Yi of Yikhu Kyaing Village, Kyukok (Panhsai) Township, Lauk Kyaing (a) Kyein Khan Hlyan, 32, son of U Kyein Sein Kwan of Ward 5, Lashio who came to the hotel for drug trafficking. The antidrug squad also seized from them ten packets of heroin wrapped up in plastic sacks weighing 2.5398 kilos and a white Van vehicle (Ba/9739) used in drug trafficking.
Kyain Kham Lian, Twan-el and Twan Myin Khauk with seized heroin and car.
Legal action is being taken against the three according to Law. – MNA