Dems slam proxy-vote claim
- Published: 27 Apr 2012 at 20.47
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The Democrat Party has threatened to sue a Pheu Thai MP if he fails to prove his allegation that opposition leader Abhisit Vejjajiva asked a colleague to vote on his behalf during a House meeting on March 14.
Pracha Prasopdee, who represents Samut Prakan, claimed on Thursday that he had evidence including meeting minutes, photos and video footage, to back his claim.
He said Mr Abhisit was absent when members of the House of Representatives voted on an amendment to the Land Transport Act. However, the Democrat leader's name appeared after a quorum count had been called and MPs had cast their votes.
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