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King ousts six palace officials


His Majesty the King has sacked six palace officials, stripping them of their ranks and recalling their royal insignia, citing severe disciplinary misconduct and accusing them of exploiting their bureaucratic positions for personal gain.

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The Royal Gazette published the announcement on Wednesday (October 23), naming the officials as Major General Tharinee Rodson, Khunying Thidarat Thamraksa, Major Varinporn Kanisornsophon and Army Lieutenants Pheera Mongkholchaireug and Chayanon Phaengsaeng.

On the same day he also sacked and stripped the rank of Pol Lt-General Sakonkhet Chantra.

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Published : October 23, 2019

By : THE NATION