K5 Billion Worth of Stimulant Tablets Seized in Mingaladon

 

The combined team comprising anti-narcotic task force members of Myanmar Police Force searched Zaw Min Soe’s house in Thingangyungi ward of Mingaladon township in Yangon region on 17 May. The combined team seized one million of stimulant tablets and cash of MMK 15 million in the house along with Kyaw Kyaw Aung, Win Tun, Hla Sein Maung, Chit Oo Maung, Zin Min Ko, Lwin Min Htike and Thet Paing Oo.

  • According to the interrogation, the combined team seized further four million of stimulant tablets in the house rented under the name of Kyaw Kyaw Aung in Sabei street of Mingaladon township at 12 PM on 17 May. Therefore, it seized a total of current value MMK 5 billion worth of five million stimulant tablets.
  • According to the link, the combined team arrested Ma Mie Nge Soe (aka) Thida Soe, who lives in Zeyar Thiri (3) ward of southern Myeik area in Myeik town together with K8.5million on 18 May. Further, Pyae Sone and Kyaw Thu were arrested with one six-wheeler ‘Hino’ vehicle and K4 million.   

The stimulant tablets were kept in the houses seized after those were carried from Shan state to Yangon city. Again, the stimulant tablets were illegally traded to Taninthayi region and Rakhine state. It is reported that the drug-related offender Zaw Min Soe is still at large. Officials have charged against the arrested perpetrators under the law and are pursuing to identify and arrest the remaining perpetrators who link with the crime.

  • A total of current value MMK 5 billion worth of five million stimulant tablets was seized along with drug-related perpetrators in Mingaladon township.
  • Officials have charged against the arrested perpetrators under the law and are pursuing to identify and arrest the remaining perpetrators who link with the crime.

 

engdate: 
Friday, May 27, 2022 - 17:30
month: 
May, 2022