The paramilitary Border Guard Force (BGF) in Karen State seized over 130,000 amphetamine pills at the end of December.
In villages across northern Shan State, addiction is destroying communities.
Leaders from six Karen armed groups have formed a task force in order to combat drug production and use in the east Burmese state.
Panellists on DVB discuss corruption in the drug industry and ask how known drug lords have been able to operate without arrest.
The suspected lynchpin of a cross-border drug racket between Burma and Thailand has been arrested in Mae Sot when 100 Thai troops and police raided a house in the border town on Sunday.