Prime minister to be voted on June 5

01 Jun 2019 | View : 190

BANGKOK, 1 June 2019 (NNT) - Following the royal appointment of a House speaker, deputy House speakers, a Senate speaker and deputy Senate speakers, the election of a new prime minister has been scheduled for June 5.

House Speaker Chuan Leekpai, who is concurrently president of parliament, confirmed that he has assigned the secretary of the House of Representatives to send notes to MPs and senators notifying a joint meeting at parliament to vote for prime minister on June 5. The MPs are scheduled on June 6 at TOT auditorium to convene to set House meeting rules.

Senate Speaker Pornpet commented that he has not given any advice to senators who, he said, are independent and have the individual right to consider whom to vote for prime minister.

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Reporter : tewit kemtong

Rewriter : Tarin Angskul

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