The Era of the Burma Socialist Programme Party Government
To effectively combat the scourge of narcotic drugs, the Fourth Session of the First Pyithu Hluttaw (Parliament) held on 28 October 1975 passed a resolution to enable the entire populace to participate in the combat against drug abuse as a national endeavour.
In accordance with the above resolution, and as approved by the 47th meeting of the Cabinet of 2 December 1975, the Ministry of Home and Religious Affairs issued Notification No. 18 on 3 February 1976 to form the Central Committee for Drug Abuse Control at the central level and working committees at State, Division and Township levels.
Subsequently, on 8 February 1985, and in accordance with the Notification No. 1/85 of the Ministry of Home and Religious Affairs, organizations were restructured and their responsibilities and duties were revised.
Tatmadaw Operations to Combat Narcotic Drugs
1- Moe Hein Military Operations
2- Nga-Ye-Pan Military Operations
3- Taung Yan Shin Military Operations