National military arch Chakthip Chaijinda, seen inspecting a confiscated weapons in a military raid, claims a new complement is to censure for a shambolic reshuffle list constructed on Tuesday. (Photo by Jiraporn Kuhakan)
National military arch Chakthip Chaijinda certified Wednesday a annual military reshuffle choice announced on Tuesday contained significant errors and betrothed to lift out a examine into how a mistakes occurred.
He was responding to ascent open critique of some of a annoying mistakes picked adult and reported by a media.
It was reported, for instance, that a name of Pol Maj Gen Wanat Atthakawin, commander of Provincial Police Region 3, seemed during No.500 on a list though his military arrange was downgraded to “Pol Col” and his position was downgraded to a emissary Nakhon Ratchasima provincial military chief.
The list afterwards pronounced he was promoted to turn a emissary arch of a review multiplication of Provincial Police Region 3.
Worse still, during No.613 on a reshuffle list, Pol Col Somkiat Yuwadi, a former conduct of Mai Riang military hire in Nakhon Si Thammarat was announced as a new arch during Khanom military hire in a same range notwithstanding carrying died in 2013.
Pol Gen Chakthip reliable a mistakes occurred and about 6% of a entries done on a list were done in error.
He blamed a failure partly on a fact a reshuffle was carried out in a new manner.
It was a initial time in some-more than a decade that a annual reshuffle was rubbed by a Royal Thai Police’s executive administration business and overseen by a a inhabitant military arch himself, Pol Gen Chakthip said.
This was in line with instructions laid down by a National Council for Peace and Order (NCPO) arch underneath Section 44 of a halt charter, he said.
Normally, any military business and multiplication is obliged for scheming and proposing a possess reshuffle list, he said.
But this time, usually he and a handful of devoted assistants rubbed a pursuit that took usually one month and 5 days as compulsory by a NCPO, he said.
It was unfit to get some-more people to understanding with a reshuffle list since not everybody can be devoted and reserved to do it, he added.
Pol Gen Chakthip thanked media outlets for their grant in perplexing to determine a reshuffle list and stating a mistakes.
He pronounced his deputies would lead a grave examine into how a mistakes were done and news behind their commentary in 15 days.
No one will be hold obliged for creation a mistakes though a commentary will be useful in creation certain they do not start again in a subsequent reshuffle, he said. All a mistakes were being corrected and a revised list was to be done open after Wednesday.
Of all a 7,849 appointments and transfers in a reshuffle, usually 488 were incorrect, that equates to 6.2%, pronounced Pol Maj Gen Sorakrai Phulpheom, a Samut Prakan provincial military chief, a member of a row scrutinising a reshuffle list.
The 488 mistakes enclosed 215 repetitious names, 270 repetitious appointments, one officer’s demotion, one appointment of an utter chairman and one send of a passed policeman, he said.
These mistakes stemmed from an false military crew database system, he said, adding a database was to be totally updated and corrected by Wednesday.
Pol Maj Gen Piyaphan Pingmuan, a emissary military spokesman, offering an reparation progressing Wednesday to all military officials on a list for a mistakes.
Asserting it was unfit to lower someone, Pol Maj Gen Piyaphan pronounced he believed a litany of mistakes would not deface a repute of a military force and a comparison military officials influenced by a errors would entirely know that mistakes can occur.