4899 of ephedrine powder seized in Mandalay
YANGON, 26 May-Members of the regional Defence Services Intelligence unit seized ephedrine powder weighing 4,899 gram from the residence of a bus terminal in-charge at Thirimingala Housing Complex,at the comer of 22nd and 88th streets, Aungrnyethazan Township, Mandalay, on 13 May.
The authorities, acting on information, searched the apartment of Paung Kham Khaing, in charge of Chintaungdan Bus Terminal in Mandalay and son of U Kin Do Kham, and uncovered the drug.
On further investigation, the authorities arrested Htan Lan Mon, younger brother of Paung Kham Khaing (a) Kyi Maung of Pinlon Ward, Kalay, at Naing Oo and Brothers Car Workshop, in Gangaw Lane between 60 A and 60 D steets, Pyigyidagun Township, in connection with dealing drugs.
Action is being taken against them under the Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Law.