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    NACC set to investigate Prawit as lavish watch criticised on social media

    NACC set to investigate Prawit as lavish watch criticised on social media

    politics December 07, 2017 01:00

    By THE NATION

    THE National Anti-Corruption Commission (NACC) plans to launch an investigation into Deputy Prime Minister and Defence Minister General Prawit Wongsuwan’s possession of what appears to be an extravagantly luxurious watch, which has not been declared in his assets.

    NACC acting secretary-general Worawit Sukboon yesterday said the anti-graft body would start the investigation immediately as it was an issue of public interest....................

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    Re: NACC set to investigate Prawit as lavish watch criticised on social media

    Doubts over NACC probe of Prawit’s watch scandal

    politics December 08, 2017 01:00

    By PRAPASRI OSATHANON,
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    ANTI-GRAFT BODY’S NEUTRALITY QUESTIONED AS PUBLIC DEMANDS ANSWERS


    THE NATIONAL Anti-Corruption Commission (NACC) has given Deputy Prime Minister General Prawit Wongsuwan 30 days to explain how he obtained a flamboyant Richard Mille wristwatch and diamond ring after the luxury items raised public suspicion about the general’s affluence....................

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    Re: NACC set to investigate Prawit as lavish watch criticised on social media

    Prawit ready to submit his bling letter

    'Watch is a friend's, ring from his mother'

    11 Dec 2017 at 05:22
    NEWSPAPER SECTION: NEWS | WRITER: POST REPORTERS

    At a Government House photo shoot on Dec 4 to present the Prayut 5 cabinet, reporters noted the costly bling on the right wrist and hand of Deputy Prime Minister and Defence Minister Prawit Wongsuwon. Now he is to report to the National Anti-Corruption Commission (NACC). (Photo by Chanat Katanyu)

    Deputy Prime Minister Prawit Wongsuwon will submit an explanation on his luxury watch and diamond ring to the National Anti-Corruption Commission Tuesday, a source close to Gen Prawit said.

    MORE: BANGKOK POST

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    Re: NACC set to investigate Prawit as lavish watch criticised on social media

    If the ring is inherited, why did he not declare it with the rest of his assets?

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    Re: NACC set to investigate Prawit as lavish watch criticised on social media

    I will utilise my awesome oracular powers and predict that this investigation will not get anywhere......

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    Re: NACC set to investigate Prawit as lavish watch criticised on social media

    What to you mean get nowhere? It's already resolved; he inherited the stuff!
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    Re: NACC set to investigate Prawit as lavish watch criticised on social media

    Says he borrowed the watch and inherited the ring-still does not say why he failed to declare the ring in his assets. But no matter-his boss believes him-so end of. See below.
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    Re: NACC set to investigate Prawit as lavish watch criticised on social media

    PM believes Gen Prawit can clear himself
    in Editor's Choice, Highlight, Politics | December 12, 2017 | By Thai PBS

    Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha said Tuesday (Dec 12) that he believed Deputy Prime Minister Prawit Wongsuwon would be able to clear himself about the expensive wristwatch and a diamond ring and pleaded with the media to stop painting his deputy in a negative light.

    MORE: THAI PBS

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    Re: NACC set to investigate Prawit as lavish watch criticised on social media

    I think that about wraps it up!
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    Re: NACC set to investigate Prawit as lavish watch criticised on social media

    Prawit caught red-handed? More watch photos emerge

    politics December 14, 2017 01:00

    By WASAMON AUDJARINT

    THE NATION


    Amid social media furore, NACC ‘ready to probe’ new allegations.


    IT NEVER rains but it pours for Deputy Prime Minister and Defence Minister General Prawit Wongsuwan. While he has yet to clarify his possession of a seemingly multimillion-baht watch, social media users have raised questions about seven other watches he is seen wearing at recent events.

    The National Anti-Corruption Commission (NACC), which is investigating the premier’s respected senior aide, yesterday said that it was ready to probe any new allegations..........................

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