Yunnan Witnesses Record Drug-busting 2006 – kerala
Police in southwest China’s border province of Yunnan seized 9.6 tons of drugs in the first 11 months this year, more than double the four tons seized in the whole of 2005.
“The amount of drugs seized accounts for 80 percent of the national total during this period,” Sun Dahong, deputy director of the Yunnan Provincial Public Security Department.
Police seized 3.87 tons of heroin, 3.71 tons of methamphetamine, or “ice,” 1.38 tons of opium and 0.64 ton of other drugs, Sun explained.[Full Text]