Acting PM Niwatthamrong calls an emergency cabinet meeting


BANGKOK, 20 May 2014  –Mr Suranand Vejjajiva the Secretary General to the Prime Minister, has announced that, following the imposition of Martial Law by Army Chief and Director of the Internal Peace-Keeping Command General Prayuth Chan-Ocha, the cabinet headed by Acting Prime Minister Niwatthamrong Boonsongpaisan has decided to hold an emergency meeting today, in order to assess the national situation.

Mr. Suranand said that the public will be informed of the meeting’s result at its conclusion. He said the cabinet session will be conducted at an undisclosed safe house.