Early next year there will be an election to choose the next Bangkok governor. No doubt the question on everyone’s mind is, what the heck does the Bangkok governor actually do?
Seriously, what’s the job description? What does the governor do?
Every candidate in every governor election promises, first and foremost, the safety and protection of lives and property. But isn't that the job of the Royal Thai Police directly under the prime minister, rather than the Bangkok Metropolitan Administration (BMA)?
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