In a letter signed by Keo Puth Rasmey, current president of FUNCINPEC ,four additional members are being removed from the royalist party.
They are: Serey Kosal, State Secretary, Ok Socheat, Ambassador to the Philippines, Sao Rany, Deputy National Police Commissioner, and Mam Bun Neang, Deputy Governor to Phnom Penh.
Nhek Bun Chhay, FUNCINPEC’s Secretary General says that the following four members conducted inappropriate political activities after the decision to remove Prince Norodom Ranarriddh.
He went on to say that the removal is temporary, and the above members are welcomed to return to their former positions, should their political agenda changes.
Meanwhile, Serey Kosal expresses contentment of his removal, saying that he is still loyal to the former president of FUNCINPEC's party, Prince Norodom Ranariddh.