Amending the constitution will help create solutions for the country to move forwards and bring peace to Thailand, says Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra.
Speaking on her weekly TV programme on Saturday, the premier recalled the happiness of the Thai people on His Majesty the King's birthday on Dec 5. She said her government would take to heart His Majesty's recommendations in its work.
Ms Yingluck said that while the charter amendment process would have to go through Parliament, the government wanted to have people's participation to ensure peace in the country. Therefore, the Interior and Justice ministries have been assigned to study ways to ensure participation through public hearings and a referendum.
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