Women arrested for trafficking drug through Vietnam-Laos border gate hinh anh 1Luong Thi Trang and Y Thao (second and third, left) were arrested on August 24 (Photo: VNA)

Kon Tum (VNA)Border guard force of the Central Highlands province of Kon Tum and the Customs Sub-Department of the Bo Y International Border Gate have uncovered an illegal drug trafficking case, arresting two women.

Luong Thi Trang, a 24 year-old local of Dai Nghia commune, Dai Loc district of Quang Nam province, and Y Thao, a 24-year-old woman of Dak Nong commune, Ngoc Hoi district of Kon Tum province, were found hiding 1kg crystal amphetamine and 367 tablets of meths in their luggage and bodies while passing the Bo Y International Border Gate.

They confessed that they were transporting the drug from Laos to Vietnam for selling.

Currently, authorities are finalising procedures to launch legal proceedings against the two women in line with the law.-VNA