Phuket Rally for Prayut Chan-O-Cha Re-election Draws Big Crowds

Phuket –

More than 12,000 people in Phuket welcomed Prayut Chan-O-Cha and his party to promote his hope for re-election.

On Sunday (May 7th) Prime Minister candidate Prayut Chan-O-Cha and his team for the United Thai Nation Party arrived at Saphan Hin where they were welcomed by more than 12,000 people in Phuket who were supporting him and the party.

Prayut said on stage in a Southern dialect, “I missed Phuket people in the South (Kid Tueng Jang Hoo). I like to eat Phuket food as it is very delicious (Roi Jang Hoo). I am very happy to see lots of people in Phuket welcome me.”

Prayut promoted himself and his team. He said, “In the past I had agreed to open the ‘Phuket Sandbox’ during the Covid – 19 situation because I am confident that Phuket is one of the best tourism cities in the world. In addition, for Phuket Expo 2028 in which Phuket is aiming to be the host will be a better future for Phuket.”

The future policy for his party the United Thai Nation is aimed to support Phuket people to have a better life and to support tourism.

General election day is Sunday, May 14th.


This original article appeared on our sister website owned by the same parent company, The Phuket Express.

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