Investigations Bureau Arrests a Number of Customs Officials in
A source said at least 11 custom officials were arrested in the raid, and many office files and documents from the office were seized by the Special Investigations Bureau.
The authorities detained the customs
officials inside a room in the customs office during the night and the next
morning brought them to the town of
The reason for the arrest has not been
disclosed by the authority so far, but it is likely to be connected to the
recent crack down on customs officials in
On 4 December, four customs officials from Buthidaung and three customs officials from Maungdaw were arrested by authorities on suspicion of corruption.