A truck laden with cassava roots in Thailand

A truck laden with freshly-harvested cassava roots in Thailand. Photo by Neil Palmer (CIAT) / flickr.

Huge drug haul intercepted in Sukhothai province


A huge drug haul of ten million meth pills and 35 kilogrammes of heroin believed bound for a third country was intercepted in the northern province of Sukhothai on Monday.

Narcotic police stopped a pick-up truck on Sukhothai-Tak detour road in Tambon Ban Kluay, Muang district of Sukhothai and found the drugs hidden beneath sacks of chicken feces.

Full story: thaipbsworld.com

By Thai PBS World

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