Police in the northwestern border province of Dien Bien have seized 110,000 methamphetamine pills in two separate cases.
Two traffickers were arrested for carrying 20,000 meth pills by border guard and anti-drug police forces in the northern border province of Dien Bien on August 30.
Provinces and cities nationwide have stepped up inspections to stop coach and truck drivers from drinking alcohol or using drugs.
Police of Quynh Nhai district in the northern mountainous province of Son La on September 28 arrested four men when they were illegally transporting about 54,000 methamphetamine pills to neighbouring Lao Cai province.
PSNews – During the action month against drug-related crimes (June 2018), the Provincial Police of Nghe An successfully investigated 231 cases and arrested 276 persons involved, seized 12.23 kg of heroin, 28 pills of synthetic drugs, 29.4 kg crystalline drugs, 70 g of opium and various exhibits.
PSNews-The Ha Tinh Provincial Border Guard and Police forces in cooperation with the Lao Police have poured countless efforts in the fight against drug traffickers in the border areas along the Cau Treo border gate, Ha Tinh.
Four Laotian and Thai nationals have been arrested after attempting to smuggle 69 heroin cakes into the north-central Vietnamese province of Nghe An.
The Government Office issued documents conveying directions by Deputy PM Vu Duc Dam, Chairman of the National Committee for AIDS, Drug and Prostitution Prevention of Vietnam.
Hanoi - Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam has urged ministries and agencies to enhance measures to prevent and control HIV/AIDS, drugs and prostitution from now to the end of the year, the Government Office has announced.