Pongsapat Pongcharoen back as Deputy National Police Chief

Pongsapat Pongcharoen Back as Deputy National Police Chief A royal command has been issued reinstating Pol Gen Pongsapat Pongcharoen as deputy national police chief, effective from April 24, the Prime Minister’s Office announced Monday. The royal command, countersigned by Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra and published in the Royal Gazette, cited the Police Commission’s decision to […]

Pongsapat Taking the Lead in Bangkok

Pol Gen Pongsapat Pongcharoen of the Pheu Thai Party is still ahead of Sukhumbhand Paribatra of the opposition Democrat Party in terms of popularity in the latest opinion survey by Abac Poll. The poll was carried out on 1,673 eligible voters in Bangkok between Jan 31 and Feb 2. Asked who they would vote for […]

Eight Years of Failure: Will We See Change in Bangkok?

For the past 8 years, the Democrat Party ruled Bangkok, a cross-political irony that has been playing out Bangkokians. In the city, the Bangkok Metropolitan Administration’s, or BMA for short, response to the sluggish development of a financial Armageddon was to, and seen as illegal and unlawful, the extension of the BTS contract. This was a self-described as […]

Pongsapat: Better Sanitation, A Better Bangkok

Governor candidate, Pongsapat Pongcharoen wasted no time after drawing his election number 9, which is considered by many as a good sign. On Tuesday, he promised to work towards the upgrading of public sanitation in the city. Pongsapat had promised to cater to the concerns of Bangkokians and tourists on the neglected matter of the […]

The Election Pongsapat Is Determined to Win

Pol Gen Pongsapat Pongcharoen is a virtual unknown in the expanding politics of Bangkok but a hard-working figure in the police force. Pongsapat is a Pheu Thai Party candidate for the much-awaited governor election who seeks to introduce a transparent and accountable government for the capital of Thailand. He stands against chief-rival, Sukhumbhand Paribatra who […]