Ad Hoc Committee Investigates into Illegal Log Export Conspiracies


Government’s Ad Hoc Committee and Luang Namtha province authorities are investigating into illegal logging conspiracies following the seizure of eight heavy trucks loaded with banned logs at the Boten International Border Checkpoint in Luang Namtha Province last week.

On Jul 17-24, Government’s Ad Hoc Committee led by Minister to the Prime Minister’s Office Mr Chaleun Yiapaoher and Luang Namtha provincial authorities held a meeting to find solutions to issues related to attempted export of illegal timbers.

Both sides agreed to take more stringent measures to tackle illegal export of banned logs in the province and bring those involved to justice.

Mr Chaleun who is also the Head of the Ad Hoc Committee and Luang Namtha authorities went inspecting the eight seized heavy trucks at Boten International Border Checkpoint.

Source: KPL


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