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200,000 stimulant tablets seized in Myanmar

12 Aug 2022, 22:30 GMT+10

YANGON, Aug. 12 (Xinhua) -- Myanmar authorities have seized 200,000 stimulant tablets in Mon State, according to a release from the Central Committee for Drug Abuse Control (CCDAC) on Friday.

Acting on a tip-off, anti-narcotic police made an operation in the state on Thursday.

The drugs, estimated at a price of over 190,000 U.S. dollars, were recovered from a vehicle and a suspect was nabbed in the operation.

On Wednesday, 204,000 stimulant tablets worth more than 140,000 U.S. dollars were seized from a vehicle in Mogok of central Myanmar's Mandalay region.

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