DSI seeks arrest warrants for 16 PDRC leaders


BANGKOK, 27 January 2014  The Department of Special Investigation (DSI) is seeking court approval for arrest warrants for 16 core members of the People’s Democratic Reform Committee (PDRC). 

The DSI is prepared to press charges against the 16 leaders for violating the emergency decree.

The 16 include among others Suthep Thaugsuban, Sathit Wongnongtoey, Chumpol Julasai and Issara Somchai.

They are the first batch of the 58 PDRC leaders accused of breaching the terms of the emergency decree by staging insurrection and inciting unrest.