Pheu Thai demands quick election

The Pheu Thai Party has demanded a general election early next year, revocation of "unconstitutional" orders of the National Council for Peace and Order (NCPO) and freedom to express opinions about legislation.

The promulgation of the 2017 constitution last Thursday started a process to restore democracy and the government and the NCPO should hold the next general election as soon as possible, the country's biggest political party said in a statement on Monday.

Pheu Thai referred to the government's roadmap, which the party said had set the election early next year.

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