Rakhine State Situation: Morphine Seized In Sittwe Area

11 April 2017

490 bottles of morphine were seized in Sittwe of Rakhine State on Sunday evening, according to the State Counsellor Office Information Committee. 200 bottles were seized near Sittwe-Yaychanpyin Road which were carried by Mar Mout Gyar Bay from Don Pyin Taung Village – another 290 were seized at his house. The investigation shows Adu Salin from Sat O Village asked Mar Mout Gyar Bay to sell the morphine. Further investigation is ongoing.