Drugs Seizures

Heroin seized in South and North Okkalapa

       YANGON, 4 A combined team comprising members of local intelligence unit and Myanmar
Police Force, acting on information, and waiting on Razadarit Road in Ward 7, South Okkalapa Township,
Yangon Division, on 10 August, nabbed drug traffickers Than Swe, son of U Ni of 654, 22nd Zaga
Street, Ward 4 of South Okkalapa and Zaw Zaw (a) Nyi Nyi Tun Zaw, son of U Kyaw Nyunt of 142,
1st Kaytumala Street, Ward 4 of the same township together with heroin weighing 13.43 grams.

       Similarly, the combined team, acting on information, and waiting
on No 3 Highway on 13 August, nabbed drug trafficker Naing Aye (a) Ko Naing, son of U Maung Lay of No 7 Myanmar Railways Ward, PyinOoLwin, with six soap
cases of heroin weighing 135.73755 grams.

       Action is taken against them under the Narcotic Drugs and Psychotrophic Substances Law.