Nearly 3 million meth pills seized

Anti-narcotic officials this morning (Jan 28, 2019) seized nearly 3 million  methamphetamine pills  after a fierce gunbattle with  armed traffickers in the northern Thai province of Chiang Rai, the Thai-language daily Khao Sod reported.

The officials stopped  a car  driven by a 26-year-old man, who opened fire at the officials. He  was shot  dead  after the the officialsd returned fire.dd

The officials believe the drugs were produced in a neighboring country.