Thailand seizes 315 kilograms of heroin bound for Australia

A Thai customs official shows how packages of heroin were concealed within a bucket of thick paint during a press conference at the customs headquarters in Bangkok, Thailand, Tuesday, July 6, 2021. Customs officials said they seized almost 315 kilograms (694 pounds) of heroin worth 943.89 million baht ($29.4 million ) on Monday during an inspection of goods that were to be shipped to Australia, marking Thailand's largest single heroin seizure this year and and bringing the cumulative total of the seized drug to two tons.