The National League for Democracy (NLD) won a total of 36 seats, 21 in the Lower House and 15 in the Upper House.
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“The upsurge of support for the NLD among the indigenous peoples is interesting, considering ethnic politics is concentrated largely in extra-parliamentary politics, that being the armed struggle.”
Thai police and a labour rights group have rescued 74 Burmese migrants, including children, from a factory in Mahachai, near Bangkok.
At just after 6pm local time, the Union Election Commission released the sixteenth round of election results.
The Union Election Commission has released the fifteenth round of results from the general election.