New unit to fight drug transport
The Cabinet yesterday approved in principle to establish a new division to stop drug transport.
Deputy government spokesman Chalitrat Chantharubeksa said the new unit would be under the Drug Suppression Command.
The Drug Suppression Command would thus comprise the administration division, drug suppression Bureaux 1 to 4, the narcotics intelligence division, the special operations division and the new drug transport suppression division.
Also yesterday, Bangkok police chief Kamronwit Thoopkrajang announced the arrest of two suspects with 40,000 yaba pills and 10 kilograms of crystal methamphetamine, worth Bt42 million.