Final Phuket candidates register for election

Final Phuket candidates register for election

By The Phuket News



Fifteen Phuket candidates registered on the final day of registrations yesterday (Feb 8). Photo: PEC


PHUKET: Fifteen more candidates registered yesterday to contest the two Phuket seats available in the House of Representatives in the upcoming national election to be held on March 24, bringing the total number of candidates running for election in Phuket to 59.


Yesterday, Friday (Feb 8), was the last day for candidates to register.


The candidates who registered yesterday to contest the seat for Phuket Constituency 1, which comprises Mueang District, including Rassada, but excluding Koh Kaew and Rawai, were:


Sumet Phetawut, Prachathamthai Party – ballot number 22

Thaweecha Koopsongkhun, Pharanghasakorn Party – ballot number 23

Phawatchai Phisetsin, Phalangsattha Party – ballot number 24

Miss Thanida Akaphan, Setthakitmai Party – ballot number 25

Preecha Yutkhunthorn, Pharadonphap Party – ballot number 26

Sanea Phetsut, Phungluang Party – ballot number 27

Kritsada Muangsuwan, Thairaktham Party – ballot number 28


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