The cabinet on Tuesday approved a nationwide reshuffle of 31 provincial governors. The annual reshuffle was proposed by the Interior Ministry.
Among those transferred was Nakhon Si Thammarat governor Wiroj Jiwarangsan, who was appointed governor of Loei. His transfer was believed to be the result of his handling of local protests by rubber farmers, a source said.
Narathiwat governor Apinant Suethanuwong was appointed as Mr Wiroj's replacement.
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