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Officials wary of rain for Don Muang poll

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The Election Commission is hoping for a voter turnout of 60% in Sunday's by-election in Don Muang and expects to announce the unofficial result by 7pm, according to commissioner Prapan Naikowit. 

The very top political figures have been fighting for their candidates in Don Muang constituency in the far north of Bangkok. (Bangkok Post photos)

The by-election in northern Bangkok pits former TV personality Tankhun Jitt-itsara of the Democrat Party against former film actor Yuranunt Pamornmontri of the Pheu Thai Party.

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