Former Metropolitan Police Division 4 commander Naiwat Padermchit has taken the position of deputy chief of the Centre for the Administration of Peace and Order’s (CAPO) operations division.
Pol Maj Gen Adul Rattnapirom, former commander of the MPB’s general staff division, has temporarily replaced Pol Maj Gen Naiwat.
Meanwhile, former Metropolitan Police Division 9 deputy commander Anucha Uamcharoen has been assigned as acting commander of the MPB’s general staff division.
Pol Maj Gen Adul and Pol Col Anucha will remain in the posts for 30 days.
The shuffle was necessary for the officers to complete special and urgent assignments given to each of them, said Pol Lt Gen Kamronwit.
The transfers are in the area where the residence of caretaker Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatera is situated and followed anti-government protesters marching to the house for a second time.