Authorities on alert in Myanmar's Myawady Township

MYAWADY, Myanmar (Eleven Media Group/ANN) - After explosive devices and drugs had been seized in Myawady Township, Kayin State, security forces have been patrolling in Myawady’s downtown area around the clock in order to prevent measures against possible crimes, says Police Lt-Col Aung Naing Tun, Myawady District Police Force.

“We seized explosive devices again which might have been set up in the park, bridge and other densely-populated area. If we can’t seize those devices in an advance, it could penetrate deeper into Myanmar. We reinforced our security forces, nearly double,  since the beginning of seizure of explosive devices on September 9th. Not only Police Force and Border Guard Force but also army, civilians including youth activists are carrying out the security measures,” said Police Lt-Col Aung Naing Tun.

A team led by Police Lt-Col Aung Naing Tun checked a vehicle driven by Kyaw Khi leaving from Myawady downtown to outskirt in front of Chinese Communal temple in Ward No.5, Myawady Township and found China-made bomb, 22-bullet, 445 of WY-branded stimulant tablets and cash Ks 100,000.

According to the tip, the police members continued to search the Kyaw Khi’s house and they seized more explosive devices again.
Currently, four suspicious including Kyaw Khi are being charged at the Myawady Police Station.

Moreover, security measures will be carried out in downtown and outskirt of Myawady Township and densely-polluted area without time limitation together with the military, police members, border guard force and civilians aiming to protect live and properties of the citizens.