NCPO urges NACC to urgently fight corruption in government sector


BANGKOK, 19 June 2014 (NNT) – The National Council for Peace and Order (NCPO) has urged the National Anti-Corruption Commission (NACC) to expedite collecting evidence against corruption-related cases in the government sector. The military also told all state agencies to draw up preventive measures against corrupt practices.

In its 69th announcement, the NCPO said it had assigned the anti-graft body to probe into all alleged corruption cases without delay and to report the findings and information to the NCPO. State offices are also urged to draw up preventive measures against corrupt practices and to get everyone in their organizations involved in the campaign.

The announcement also warned that chiefs of state-own enterprises and units who failed to deal with corruption would face harsh disciplinary action, or criminal charges depending on their cases.