Televised Parliament Meeting Called for Tuesday

National Legislative Assembly members seen in a Aug. 8, 2014, file photo.

BANGKOK — The interim parliament will convene for a special session on Tuesday to be televised nationwide.

National Legislative Assembly chairman Pornpetch Wichitcholchai on Friday announced the session was ordered by the military government but did not specify a topic for the meeting. His deputy, Peerasak Porjit, said all lawmakers were instructed not to make any travel plans that day.

The meeting will start at 11am.

Media are not allowed to speculate on the purpose of the session.