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Yongyuth Wichaidit announced his resignation from the cabinet on Friday, resigning from the positions of deputy prime minister and interior minister in the face of mounting pressure over the controversial Alpine land case. 

His resignation is effective on Oct 1, 2012. He remains Pheu Thai Party leader and party list MP.

"I made the decision some time back to quit the cabinet," Mr Yongyuth said at a press briefing

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