Acting caretaker Prime Minister Niwattumrong Boonsongpaisan did not attend a meeting og all political rivals called by army chief Phrayuth Chan-ocha on Wednesday.
Caretaker Justice Minister Chaikasem Nitisiri, caretaker PM's Office Ministers Varathep Rattanakorn, caretaker Deputy Education Minister Sermsak Pongpanit and caretaker Energy Minister Pongsak Raktapongpaisal attended.
Mr Chaikasem is one of the legal experts in the cabinet and in the Pheu Thai Party.
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