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Pheu Thai urges Speaker poll caution

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The Pheu Thai Party has warned the Senate not to rush the election of its speaker or face possible constitutional consequences. 

Party spokesman Prompong Nopparit said yesterday the planned election of the Senate speaker on Friday might contravene the constitution.

The speaker election occurring so soon after the opening of the extraordinary session on May 2 might be seen as rushed, which could lead to a petition against the timing, he said.

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