By The Nation
However, government spokesman Anucha Buraprasri said the date will be formally announced once it has been discussed with the parliament president.
Meanwhile, Deputy Prime Minister Wissanu Krea-ngam said the government wants the Parliament to convene as soon as possible, but the earliest it can do so will be October 26 because October 23 is a public holiday.
It was earlier reported that Parliament will convene for an extraordinary session on October 26 and 27.
The decision to hold a special Parliament meeting follows ongoing rallies in which protesters are calling for Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha to step down, the charter be revised and the monarchy reformed.