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Royal decree for election published, EC must set date

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Flag of HM King Maha Vajiralongkorn

Flag of HM King Maha Vajiralongkorn. Photo: Xiengyod.

His Majesty the King on Wednesday issued a royal decree for a general election, which took immediate effect, and the Election Commission can now set a date for the polls.

The decree, countersigned by Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha and published in the Royal Gazette on Wednesday, requires that the chairman of the Election Commission implement it.

Full story: Bangkok Post


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