78 tons of illegal timber seized in Sika and Wetpot

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November 4, 2020 - Sagaing, Myanmar

The Forest Department seized a total of 78.8 tons of illegal timber and wood processing equipment in the villages of Sika and Wetpot in Mingin Township on October 29. Suspects are being investigated.

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78 tons of illegal timber seized in Sika and Wetpot

Photo: Myanmar Forest Department

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