Thanathorn’s blind trust move comes under criticisms

Thanathorn’s blind trust move comes under criticisms

 

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Future Forward party leader Thanathorn Juangroongruangkit has wanted voters to believe that he is setting a new ethical standard for politicians by putting all his personal assets into a “blind trust” to avoid possible conflicts of interest in the event he assumes political power.

 

But his claim of his “unprecedented” move has been quickly disputed both by his critics and academics.

 

Srisuwan Janya, a self-styled political crusader, filed a complaint with the Election Commission yesterday to demand an investigation into what he described as Thanathorn’s attempt to mislead people.

 

Full story: https://www.thaipbsworld.com/thanathorns-blind-trust-move-comes-under-criticisms/

 

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