Democrat Party leader Abhisit Vejjajiva will this week file a petition asking the National Anti-Corruption Commission (NACC) to investigate Defence Minister Sukumpol Suwanatat for malfeasance in connection with the Defence Ministry's order to dismiss him retroactively from military service and strip him of his rank, Democrat Party spokesman Chavanont Intarakomalyasut said on Monday.
Mr Chavanont was speaking after a meeting of Democrat MPs. He said the MPs expressed concern for Mr Abhisit over the issue.
Mr Abhisit explained to the meeting he had not used falsified documents to apply for a teaching job at Chulachomklao Royal Military Academy, as alleged.
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