It is a tradition for many people to make a wish for the New Year to come, or express good wishes to their loved ones, friends and even foes at this time. Chart Thai Pattana Party advisory chairman Banharn Silpa-archa made a wish too on this fun-filled and happy occasion, and made a commitment as well.
The seasoned politician told well-wishers who attended him at his home in Suphan Buri on Dec 30 that since his five-year political banishment would end on Wednesday (Jan 2) he would dedicate himself to trying to bring about national reconciliation.
He said he would serve as a “kao jai” (glue of the heart) and foster better, mutual understanding between all the conflicting political parties and colour-coded political groupings.
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