430kg of marijuana found near Mekong bank in Bueng Kan

 430kg of marijuana found near Mekong bank in Bueng Kan

The Mekong River and the Golden Triangle. Photo Wikimedia Commons.




Troops and police seized 430 kilograms of marijuana found abandoned on a roadside near the banks of the Mekong River in Bueng Kan province’s Bueng Khong Long late on Friday night.

Lt Wirat Lapthaisong, chief of a special task force of the northeast border drug suppression centre, was alerted by an informant that a pile of bags had been spotted on a road in Moo 9 village in Tambon Dongbung in Bueng Khong Long at 11pm.

Full story: The Nation

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