Election Commissioner Somchai Srisuthiyakorn Tuesday welcomed the talk between Phra Buddha Issara and former prime minister Somchai Wongsawat, saying it was good sign of possible peaceful solution.
The monk, a leader of the People’s Democratic Reform Committee, and Somchai held a talk Monday.
EC Commissioner Somchai said the talk at the Government Complex kick-started a peaceful negotiaiton between the two sides and would continue with more representatives of both sides.
“The two-side negotiation has started and will continue. The outcome of the talk between Somchai Wongsawat and Luanpu Buddha Issara was a light that lit up amid protracted conflicts in the society,” the commissioner, who is in charge of organizing elections posted on his Facebook wall.