AN earth haulage truck was used to destroy yesterday around 6,000 packages of LEO beer worth K60 million at Tachilek Township Customs Department in the presence of the committee to destroy the beer. Present at the ceremony were Shan State Hluttaw representative U Khin Maung Tint, Deputy Director U Mya Win from Township Customs Department, and officials from the departments concerned.
The police confiscated the LEO beer on 9 June under
Section 7(1) of the Customs Act.
Illegal alcohol, beer, assorted soft drinks without FDA certificates, a variety of foodstuffs and personal goods worth K28 million were also destroyed on 8 April.
Wai Yan Lin (IPRD)