EC red cards Pheu Thai's Karun
- Published: 20 Jun 2012 at 14.39
- Online news:
The Election Commission has decided by a majority vote to disqualify Karun "Keng" Hosakul, a Pheu Thai MP for Bangkok's constituency 12, for defaming Democrat candidate Tankhun Jitt-itsara during last year's election campaign, EC secretary-general Puchong Nutrawong said on Wednesday.
Tankhun Jitt-itsara (L) and Karun Hosakul (Photos by Jetjaras na Ranong)
The EC resolved to revoke Mr Karun's voting right and ordered a by-election in Don Muang, Mr Puchong said.
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