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Senate election attracts controversial figures

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Controversial political figures were among candidates signing up to run in the senate elections on March 30 when candidacy registration opened on Tuesday. 

Withawas Photisuthon, centre, is greeted by supporters after arriving at a meeting hall in Muang district, Suphan Buri, on Tuesday to sign up to run in the senate elections on March 30. (Post Today photo)

Attention largely focused on the northern and northeastern provinces where household names opted to compete for some of the 77 seats for elected senators, one from each province, in the next upper house.

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