Ten top legal hands to draft constitutional amendments

Ten top legal experts have been appointed to draft amendments to the constitution.

The ten charter draftees are Constitution Drafting Committee chair Meechai Ruchupan, National Legislative Assembly president Pornpetch Vichitcholachai, Deputy Prime Minister Wisanu Krea-ngarm, former CDC chair Bovornsak Uwanno, Council of State secretary-general Disatat Hotrakit, CDC members Atchaporn Charuchinda and Apichart Sukhakkanont, former cabinet secretary-general Ampon Kitti-amphon, Supreme Court president Veeraphol Tangsuwan and attorney-general Pongniwat Yutthapanborikarn.

The ten will draft only a few specific sections of the charter regarding the monarchy chapter earlier mentioned by His Majesty the King Maha Vajiralongkorn to Prime Minister Prayut Chan-ocha.

Source: Thai Public Broadcasting Service (Thai PBS)

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