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Quang Tri  (VNA) - The border guard force of the central province of Quang Tri, in cooperation with local authorized units, arrested two major drug smuggling cases on October 13.

Accordingly, on National Road 9 crossing Huong Hoa district, the border guard officers at the Lao Bao International Border Gate and other forces from the provincial Border Guards arrested a suspect who was illegally transporting 1,680 meth pills.

Dao Duy Khanh, born in 1984 and residing in Cam Thuy commune, Cam Lo district, was caught red-handed while transporting the drugs which were hidden in his motorbike.

The same day, also at this location, Nguyen Huu Dong, 39, residing in My Trach commune, Bo Trach district, was arrested when he was attempting to transport 748 meth pills. The border guard force seized a number of relevant exhibits.

The cases are under further investigation.–VNA