Drugs seized in southern provinces

Soldiers based in the southern Thai provinces of Satun and Songkhla yesterday (Feb 1, 2019) announced the seizure of narcotic drugs worth 10 million baht in a sting operation, the Thai-language daily Thai Rath reported.

Seventy-three drug traffickers were arrested in the crackdown, which was hailed as a big success.

More than 1,800 methamphetamine pills were seized along with more than 5,000 kilograms of marijuana and 82 grams of crystal meths.