DPM Sar Kheng Urges Effective Crackdown of Drug Crimes

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior Samdech Kralahom Sar Kheng has ordered his line police officials to pay extra attention to happening illicit drug crimes in Cambodia.

Samdech Kralahom Sar Kheng sent out the order while presiding over the closing ceremony of the annual recapitulative meeting of the National Authority for Combating Drug at the ministry office here in Phnom Penh yesterday.

Samdech Sar Kheng emphasised that improved information collection capacity and clear investigation on the drug crimes are basis for effective crackdown of the cases.

He also encouraged law enforcement officers to live up to expected ethics as well as to boost collaboration with the judiciary.

According to the deputy prime minister, Cambodia, Laos and Vietnam have agreed to establish an annual alternating meeting platform to better cooperate against drug trafficking in the Golden Triangle area.

ource: Agency Kampuchea Press