Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha presided over a mobile cabinet meeting at Chumphon, Thailand (Photo: www.bangkokpost.com)

Thailand: Thousands of candidates register for election

 More than 7,400 lower house candidates of 66 political parties in Thailand during February 4 - 6 registered to join the country’s upcoming general election, which is scheduled to take place on March 24.