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EC member Somchai expects new election to be held late July

Election Commission member Somchai Srisutthiyakorn expects that the new election may be held late July.

Posting a message on his Facebook wall, Somchai said he expected that the new election date would be either July 20 or 27.

He said the EC and the government would hold a meeting on April 29 or 30 to select the new election date and he expected that the government would go for July 20 or 27.

Somchai added that the EC would invite 70 political parties to a discussion on April 22 to hear their opinion on the new election date.

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