Bangkok governor Sukhumbhand Paribatra began the first day of his second term at City Hall yesterday by calling on staff to put aside political differences.
MR Sukhumbhand, welcomed by city clerk Ninnat Chalitanont, told a gathering of City Hall officials and workers that the election was behind them.
"I heard some were asked to vote for other candidates," he said. "You can vote for anyone you like. But the election is over and there is nothing you can do about it.
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