Straight from the ASTV studio at 10.16 a.m. this morning, PAD leader and advisor to ASTV announced that the ASTV network will fight to keep the station operational amidst rumours that authorities are currently trying to shut the station down.
During a live press conference PAD leader Sondhi Limthongkul revealed that Metropolitan Police chief Pol Lt General Suchart Muenkaew has given the order to sieze ASTV headquarters. Sondhi has vowed to fight to his death to keep the station operational.
Sondhi said he’s willing t sacrifice his life for the betterment of Thailand. He said to live under the administration of such a “corrupt and evil” government is not worthwhile. The media mogul also claimed ousted premier Thaksin Shinawatra is currently directly giving orders to the Somchai administration from Singapore. Sondhi reiterated that PM Somchai Wongsawat is merely a puppet, whose strings are being pulled by Thaksin.