'Sukhumbhand safe' in poll probe
- Published: 12 Mar 2013 at 20.58
- Online news:
The Bangkok Election Commission on Tuesday voted to forward two complaints against the Democrat party to the parent Election Commission, but looked likely to endorse Sukhumbhand Paribatra's victory in the March 3 city governor poll.
Bangkok governor-elect Sukhumbhand Paribatra (centre) and key Democrat figures take a city tour to thank Bangkok residents for their votes in March 3 election. Photo by Apichart Jinakul
The local election panel agreed not to disqualify the victor in the poll because it could not find direct links between MR Sukhumbhand and alleged violations by the Democrats of local election law.
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