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Sacked Airport Rail chief fights back

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The former managing director of SRT Electric Train Co plans to sue the board chairman for unfairly axing him from the job. 

Phirakan Kaeowongwattana said on Thursday he was consulting his lawyers to file criminal and civil lawsuits against Chamroon Tangpaisalkit, the firm's board chairman, and reiterated that personal conflicts and his attempt to crack down on corruption in the company were behind his contract termination.

The board fired Mr Phirakan on April 9 after 11 months in office after an internal probe found that he had presented fake documents when applying for the position.

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