Thailand: Prawit reveals reshuffle plan

  • Deputy Prime Minister and leader of the ruling Palang Pracharath Party (PPRP) Prawit Wongsuwon said he has submitted nominations of candidates for cabinet posts to the prime minister for consideration.
  • Gen Prawit said he has named two candidates for ministerial posts under the party’s quota, a reference to the vacancies for education minister and digital economy and society (DES) minister.
  • The possible cabinet changes have prompted intense speculation among party members.
  • Gen Prayut said on 3 Mar 21 that he has the power to decide on candidates nominated by coalition parties to fill the vacancies. “There should not be any problem. Wait and see. It won’t be long,” he said.

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