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NEWS - Stimulant Drug Tablets Seize
NOTE : More useless and exagerated news through the Xinhua news agency.
Stimulant Drug Tablets Seized in Myanmar
YANGON (May 20) XINHUA - The
Myanmar authorities seized over
44,000 tablets of amphetamine
stimulant drug in a southeastern
border town early this month, official
newspaper The New Light of
Myanmar reported Wednesday.
The stimulant drug was confiscated
in Tachilek bordering Thailand on
May 7 by a combined team of the
Myanmar Defense Services
Intelligence units, special anti-drug
squad and local police force which
stopped and searched a car passing
The men on the car then threw down
a packet containing the stimulant
drug, the report said.
Steps were being taken to arrest the
culprits, it said. According to official
statistics, the authorities seized more
than 5 million amphetamine stimulant
tablets along with 1,400 kilograms of
heroin in the country in 1997.