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18 governor hopefuls register on day one

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  • Writer: Supoj Wancharoen, Lamphai Intathep & Wassana Nanuam
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A total of 18 candidates registered for the March 3 Bangkok governor election on the first day of applications yesterday. 

Three leading contenders in the race for city governor—from left to right, MR Sukhumbhand Paribatra, Pol Gen Sereepisuth Temeeyaves, and Pol Gen Pongsapat Pongcharoen—shake hands as they arrive at City Hall to apply to run in the March 3 election. APICHART JINAKUL

Twenty people applied for candidacy registration but two of them failed to meet the application requirements.

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