Rumour on Pongsapat denied
- Published: 1 Oct 2012 at 15.15
- Online news:
Pheu Thai Party director Phumtham Wechayachai has dismissed as untrue a rumour that former prime minister Thaksin Shinawatra wants the party to field Pol Gen Pongsapat Pongcharoen in the Bangkok governor election early next year.
Pol Gen Pongsapat is currently a deputy police chief and secretary-general of the Office of the Narcotics Control Board (ONCB).
Mr Phumtham said he had never heard from Thaksin about fielding Pol Gen Pongsapat in the gubernatorial election.
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