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PM reassigns Yongyuth portfolios to ministers

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Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra has allocated the work of former deputy minister and interior minister Yongyuth Wichaidit to cabinet ministers and insisted there will not be a cabinet shake-up for the time being. 

Her move came amid reported lobbying for cabinet seats among Pheu Thai Party factions following Mr Yongyuth's resignation last week.

Ms Yingluck yesterday said there would be no immediate cabinet reshuffle as the government wanted to speed up flood prevention measures and solve problems affecting people.

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