Thaksin asks driver’s kin to delay rites so he can attend


Shares given to ‘Loong Pok’ figured in allegations against then-PM in 2001

Wichai “Loong Pok” Changlek was in the spotlight in 2001 when Thaksin Shinawatra transferred shares to him. (Photo from “Thaksin Shinawatra Theory and Thought”)

Fugitive former prime minister Thaksin Shinawatra has vowed to return to Thailand to join the cremation ceremony for his driver.

Wichai Changlek, his former personal driver,…

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