( Narinjara News, 8 September 2014)
U Ye Tun Kyaw, the owner of Natural Force Company Limited was arrested on 1 September last.
The young businessman hails from the family of Dhapyu Thee Tha Kyaw, a prominent Arakanese politician of yesteryears. U Ye Tun Kyaw was picked up by the police from the residence of a friend of him at Taung Rat Ward of Mrauk U township in Arakan.
Mentionable is that the police seized 301,000 pieces of Yaba tablets, a block of opium weighing350 grams and some ammunition on 29 August in Yangon, former capital of Burma.
The police suspects that U Ye Tun Kyaw was involved with the illegal trade.
According to a police source, the businessman initially avoided the arrest and fled to Arakan from his Rangoon house. A special police team later chased him to Mrauk U and found him in one of his friend’s residences.