Deputy PM also warns conflicts will occur if the economy isn’t fixed
In a people’s state, the citizens have a duty to learn and educate themselves about the country’s administration while the government has only a guiding role, he said.
“You want to fight corruption and issue so many laws, but the people are not aware of the problem – thick-faced people continue to misbehave,” he said. “It is not only government officials who take kickbacks but also businessmen who pay the bribes.”
Somkid said public participation in the fight against corruption and the people’s movement were the keys to the reform process.