Liberal Democratic Party (Thailand)

Liberal Democratic Party (Thai: พรรคเสรีประชาธิปไตย) is a political party of Thailand founded on 1 November 1955.[2] Meth Rattanaprasit is leader and Boonkum Jansrisuriyawong is secretary-general and Jarubud Ruangsuwan is vice-secretary-general. In 26 February 1957 Liberal Democratic Party won in election. They won 11 seats. In 15 December 1957 Liberal Democratic Party won in election, they won 5 seats.

Liberal Democratic Party
พรรคเสรีประชาธิปไตย
ChairmanMeth Rattanaprasit
Secretary-GeneralBoonkum Jansrisuriyawong
Founded1 November 1955
Dissolved20 October 1958
HeadquartersThailand
IdeologyLiberal democracy
Political positionCentre[1]

Party leadershipEdit

Past LeadersEdit

No. Name From To
1 Meth Rattanaprasit 1955 1957
2 Jarubud Ruangsuwan 1968 1970[3]
3 Somkit Srisangkom 1970[3] 1971
4 Samak Pongsatian 1990[4] 1992
5 Suban Sangpan 1995[5] 24 June 1997
6 Wiwat Utthaworasit 24 June 1997[6] 1998

General election resultsEdit

Election Total seats won Total votes Election leader
1957 (Feb)
11 / 160
Meth Rattanaprasit
1957 (Dec)
5 / 160
Meth Rattanaprasit
1969
1 / 219
Jarubud Ruangsuwan

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ http://www.ratchakitcha.soc.go.th/DATA/PDF/2542/E/061/28.PDF Page 15
  2. ^ "ประกาศกระทรวงมหาดไทย เรื่อง การจดทะเบียนพรรคการเมืองเสรีประชาธิปไตย" (PDF).
  3. ^ a b http://www.ratchakitcha.soc.go.th/DATA/PDF/2513/D/105/3183.PDF
  4. ^ http://www.ratchakitcha.soc.go.th/DATA/PDF/2533/A/203/411.PDF
  5. ^ http://www.ratchakitcha.soc.go.th/DATA/PDF/2538/D/091/151.PDF
  6. ^ http://www.ratchakitcha.soc.go.th/DATA/PDF/2540/D/066/33.PDF