Cabinet members sail through no-confidence motion
The government easily defeated the opposition's move to censure 10 Cabinet ministers.
After four days of the censure debate from February 16 to 19, Parliament held the no-confidence vote at 10.30am on Saturday.
The votes cast for and against the Cabinet members were:
Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha: 272 for, 206 against, 3 abstain
Deputy Prime Minister Prawit Wongsuwan: 274 for, 204 against, 4 abstain
Public Health Minister Anutin Charnvirakul: 275 for, 201 against, 6 abstain
Commerce Minister Jurin Laksanawisit: 268 for, 207 against, 7 abstain
Interior Minister Anupong Paochinda: 272 for, 205 against, 3 abstain
Education Minister Nataphol Teepsuwan: 258 for, 215 against, 8 abstain
Labour Minister Suchart Chomklin: 263 for, 212 against, 5 abstain and one did not vote
Transport Minister Saksayam Chidchob: 268 for, 201 against, 12 abstain, and one did not vote
Deputy Interior Minister Niphon Bunyamanee: 272 for, 206 against, 4 abstain
Deputy Agriculture Minister Thamanat Prompow: 274 for,199 against, 5 abstain and one did not vote