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PM invites all sectors, political parties to meeting on Sunday

Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra Thursday invited all political parties and sectors of society to a meeting on Sunday to try to find a solution for the political impasse.

She said the meeting will be held at the Queen Sirikit National Centre.

The prime minister said Tongthong Chantharangsu, the permanent secretary for PM's Office, would invite representatives of all sectors to the meeting.

In her TV statement at 2.25pm, Yingluck made it clear that the election would be held on February 2 as scheduled

She said her government was willing to facilitate a venue that would pave way for national reform based on practical measures.

Yingluck said her government was willing to hear opinions from all sides so that reforms could take pace. She added that a peaceful solution would be sought along with the holding of the election.

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