PM cancels trip to India and reception

Prime Minister Prayut Chan-ocha has cancelled his planned trip to India to participate in the BIMSTEC Outreach at BRICS summit on October 16.

He also cancelled a reception to celebrate the Police Day at the Police Club scheduled at 7 pm. Before that, he huddled in an impromptu cabinet meeting at the Government House.

The Ministry of Interior has urgently notified all provincial governors and district chief officers to be prepared for an important announcement this evening.

Source: Thai Public Broadcasting Service (Thai PBS)