Governor declares B43m in assets

Governor declares B43m in assets

Bangkok governor Chadchart Sittipunt has declared assets worth 42.85 million baht, according to the National Anti-Corruption Commission (NACC).

He made the asset declaration to the graft panel after becoming the capital's governor on May 31.

The assets are all in Mr Chadchart's name as he declared his status as being single, having divorced his wife on Aug 9, 2017.

His assets include land worth 18.6 million baht in Bangkok's Phra Khanong district and 10.8 million baht in deposits in 10 bank accounts. His declaration also shows that he had investments worth 4.34 million baht in funds, shares and bonds.

Other assets included a BMW 730 sedan and a Toyota Vellfire van worth a combined 3.4 million baht, along with concessions worth 3.14 million baht.

He also has amulets worth 1.7 million baht, 250,000 baht worth of gold necklaces, about 402,000 baht in cryptocurrencies, and two bicycles worth 230,000 baht. He does not have any debt.

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