Chart Pattana reveals top candidates

The Chart Pattana Party on Tuesday revealed 15 of the candidates on its party list for the Feb 2 election, with Gen Thawatchai Samutsakhon, a former 2nd Army commander, at the top.

The list was announced by Chart Pattana leader Wannarat Charnnukul and secretary-general Prasertchai Boonchaisuk.

The first 15 candidates on Chart Pattana party list are: 1. Gen Thawatchai; 2. Natthachai Sriroongsukpinij; 3. Vachara Na Wangkhanai, a former Nakhon Ratchasima MP; 4. Prapass Limpabhan, deputy party leader and former deputy foreign minister; 5. Chalitrat Chandrubeksa, a deputy government spokesman;  6. Pongpich Roongpao; 7. Boonma Imwiset, secretary of the Energy Policy Committee; 8. Suhat Sangchaya, a former diplomat; 9. Mrs Piyaporn Saenkosik, a former secretary of the Bangkok governor; 10. Mrs Anchalee Bussuwanno, a former MP; 11. Col Pirayuth Paiboonwiriyawich, chairman of Nakhon Ratchasima's party branch; 12. Navapat Suwansunthorn, chairman of the party's South regional branch; 13. Thanarat Chawalkul; 14. Mrs Sirilak Jattaris; and, 15. Viriya Likitwong, adviser to the chairman of the House committee on industrial affairs.

Mr Wannarat, the party leader, said the pary had selected resourceful people from various professions.

He said the party supports the Election Commission in organising the Feb 2 election as scheduled.

Chart Pattana will field a total of 125 candidates in the party-list system.

The party will reveal its candidates for selected constituency seats on Dec 26 at the party headquarters.

It is reported that Mr Wannarat will run in a constituency in Nakhon Ratchasima province along with Suwat Liptapanlop, a party co-founder.

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Discussion 1 : 24/12/2013 at 02:12 PM
Chart Pattana is very supportive of the election on 02 Feb 14. Wish their candidates well. Merry X'mas to all where ever you are.

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