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Govt vows to find way in charter bid

Change by sections likely if vote falls short

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  • Writer: Patsara Jikkham & Aekarach Sattaburuth
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The government will not give up on pushing through an amendment of the constitution even if it fails to gather enough support via a referendum. 

The prime minister spoke with the media informally on Tuesday.

Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra said Tuesday that even if the voter turnout for a referendum on the charter amendment fails to reach the required total, the government will still be able to amend the constitution section by section.

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