Kong Bora, a former CNRP lawmaker, who had his political ban lifted then joined the CPP in October, speaks to KT.
A former CNRP member who recently joined CPP, is appointed to a senior position.
Former opposition lawmaker appointed after defecting to the ruling CPP.
Interior Minister says that former opposition lawmaker Kong Bora has now defected to the ruling party.
Several former opposition CNRP members met over the weekend to discuss the possibility of applying to have their political ban lifted, a move that has only been made by three so far.
Kong Korm has been appointed as Khmer Will Party’s honorary president, making him the first former opposition official to re-enter the political arena after his political right was restored.
Kong Bora says he would return to work for the Agriculture Ministr.
King Norodom Sihamoni has lifted the political ban on former opposition party top adviser Kong Korm and his son Kong Bora after the duo submitted requests to the Interior Ministry last week.
Kong Korm, a former advisor to the former opposition party, and his son had their political rights restored to reenter politics.
Kong Korm, a former top advisor to the former opposition party, and his son yesterday submitted requests to have their ban on political activity lifted following the promulgation of an amendment to the Law on Political Parties.