Police in the northern province of Bac Giang have said that they seized a man carrying 170 methamphetamine tablets late on March 21.

Nguyen Thanh Quyet, born in 1990 and a resident of Vinh Bao town, Hai Phong city, was arrested while transporting the drugs in a taxi on his way to Lang Son.

The police also seized 57.6 million VND (2,700 USD) and four mobile phones.

Further investigation is being carried out.-VNA