Drugs Seizures

Ephedrine powder seized in Chanmyathazi

YANGON, 8 Nov – Members of Local Intelligence Unit, acting on information, searched the house of May Hlyanyon, 35, son of U May Shaw Hwe, Kantha Ward in Chanmyathazi, on 29 October and arrested him together with 300 kilos of Ephedrine powder hidden in ten gunny bags.

Upon further investigation, the members arrested Than Aung (a) Ahti, 29, son of U Law Sisaw, Kandaw Ward in Chanayethazan, owner of the drug, and Yan Shwin Pi (a) Kyaw Aye, 21, son of U Yan Moe Yan, Region 17, Ward 5, Lashio, and Ahshi, 22, son of U Kaw Konphu, Ward 4, Hsenwi, with a Van car (3 Ka/7357), one pistol, one magazine and 22 rounds of ammunition. Action is being taken against the four according to law.