(HBO) – Mai Chau district of Hoa Binh province has a relatively high rate of drug addicts while drug-related crime is committed in a small scale but sophisticated manner, posing many challenges for police.
Police of Mai Chau district have regularly discussed to grasp
the situation and taken actions to fight drug crime. Photo: Manh Hung
To effectively combat
drug dealers, Mai Chau police have worked to have a thorough grasp of the local
situation and encouraged residents to denounce and fight crimes, including drug
crime. They have devised combat measures appropriate to each type of criminals
while stepping up crackdowns on drug hotbeds and trafficking rings.
From November 16, 2016, to November 15, 2017,
Mai Chau police coordinated with their counterparts of other localities to
uncover 20 drug cases, arrest 25 traffickers and seized 16 bricks and 70.66
grams of heroin, 1,430 pills and 24.69 grams of synthetic drug, and 12.17 grams
Meanwhile, police of other localities captured
18 drug dealers who are Mai Chau residents, seizing 143 bricks and 37.53 grams
of heroin along with 10,700 synthetic drug pills.
Drug trafficking in the district is assessed as
complicated, especially on National Highway 6, Hang Kia and Pa Co communes, and
Bang hamlet (Pieng Ve commune).
Major Hoang Ngoc Tu, deputy head of the
anti-drug crime team of Mai Chau police, said drug-related crime in the
district is increasingly complex with unpredictably ruses. To effectively deal
with drug crime, local police have actively taken preventive measures. The team
advised all-level authorities to organise activities popularising harmful
effects of drug use and legal regulations on punishments for drug production,
trafficking and storage, while encouraging local residents to denounce crime.
As a result, the fight against drug crime has
gained important outcomes. Aside from the success of crime crackdowns, it is an
encouraging sign that the number of drug addicts in Mai Chau has declined
recently. However, since there remain numerous difficulties in the drug crime
combat, the whole political system needs to join police in this fight.
To better fight drug crime, Mai Chau police will
continue working with all-level authorities and sectors to boost communications
in order to call for people’s joint efforts in the combat. They will also step
up state management of security and order while having a thorough grasp of the
local situation and actively cracking down on drug hotbeds and traffickers,
thereby helping to keep security and order and promote local socio-economic
The Ministry of Information and Communication has issued a set of stamps themed on the Lunar New Year – Year of the Dog.
Four ships carrying officers, soldiers, journalists as well as New Year gifts departed from Cam Ranh military port, in the central province of Khanh Hoa, on January 6 for Truong Sa archipelago.
(HBO) – On the 20th day of the 10th lunar month every year, a branch of Vu Dinh family in Yen Thuy district holds an incense-offering ceremony on the occasion of the death anniversary of paternal great-grandfather, during which adults and children achieving outstanding results in business and study will be honoured. The fine tradition is a motivation for each member of Vu Dinh family to make tireless efforts to study and practise.
(HBO) – It is far away from the center of the district about 16 km, as one commune in 135 Area of Lac Son district, 90% of the population is Muong Ethnic Minority, the people’s living conditions are so difficult, but the valuable thing is that the staff and people in Van Son commune (Lac Son) always highly appreciate the study and invest in studying. Thanks to that tradition, over the past years, although the highland commune has had a lot of difficulties, Van Son has always been a typical outstanding representative in encouraging study and talent in the district.
(HBO) – Striding on the concrete road from Trung Son village to Boi village, Ngoc Son commune (Lac Son), you can see the spirit of unity and collaboration to build new rural areas of the authority and people in the commune. The road has a length of 1,000m, a width of 3m and it was started in December, 2016, thanks to 4 affected households who voluntarily donated their land to build the road. The local residents contributed their working days. Therefore, the construction work was completed in March 2017. Since this road opened, the local people have no longer been worried about traveling every time it rains.
The usage of online public services at the district level in HCM City has gained significant progress, according to the HCM City’s Information and Communications Department.