Speaking on the Journalists' Day, Prayut said the journalists are one of the main driving forces of the country.
He said that the journalists are one of the main driving forces that pushes the nation forward through the accurate distribution, presentation and engagement of news.
He said that journalists can play major role in supporting the government’s affairs, practically creating the understanding of government’s policies to the public, and reduce the conflicts in the society.
Prayut also said that journalist should present all sides of the story. He then gave blessings to the journalists, wishing them to be happy and to possess the desirable qualities of journalistic approach in this occasion.