Authorities Arrest Chinese and Myanmar Nationals doing Gambling in PAL Hotel of Mayangon Township, Yangon Region, together with Exhibits of Thing/Money

Responding to the tip-off, the combined team comprising security forces of Myanmar Police Force searched and checked the gambling being done in PAL Hotel at No (8), Thirimon (10) Street, Thirimon Housing, Ward (1), Mayangon Township, Yangon on 10 May.  

          At the scene, authorities arrested 47 offenders: nine Chinese nationals including Mr. Yang Jian, the manager of the hotel and 38 other people including gamblers and people working at the gambling site. The authorities also confiscated 38 cell phones, two laptop computers, one tablet, “All in One” branded computer, one label card on which numbers of bank accounts were written for cash transaction, one automatic card dealer machine, one cash counting machine, one CCTV recorder, 30.1 million kyats used in gambling and 17 vehicles in addition to other exhibits.

          Authorities are making ongoing interrogation to take legal proceedings against 47 offenders: eight male Chinese nationals including Mr. Yang Jian and one Chinese female national, 11 Myanmar male citizens including Win Myint Tun and another 27 Myanmar female citizens at Bayintnaung police station in Mayangon Township, reports say.

Source: GNLM (12-5-2024)

  • Authorities arrested eight male Chinese nationals including Mr. Yang Jian and one Chinese female national, 11 Myanmar male citizens including Win Myint Tun and another 27 Myanmar female citizens and confiscated gambling-related things, 30.1 million kyats used in gambling and 17 vehicles in addition to other exhibits.
engdate: 
Monday, May 13, 2024 - 15:45
month: 
May, 2024