Thesaban


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Thesaban

In Thailand, a municipal government roughly equivalent to a township or city.
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All in all, there were five or six Phaya Narin Songkhrams until the time when the position was dissolved around 1897-98, when the amphur (district of) Chatturat was established as part of Bangkok's introduction of the centralised thesaban political system.
58) A pamphlet produced by the local government of Chatturat describes it as being officially established under the thesaban system in 1898 [BE 2436]: 100 Pi Amphur Chatturat [100 years of Chatturat district] (in Thai) (Chatturat: 1998 [BE 2536]).
Warasan Thesaban Nakhon Krungthep [Bangkok Municipality Journal] no.
Chiang Saen Educational Office, "Phaen phattana thesaban Meuang Chiang Saen (1997- 2001)" (unpublished manuscript, 1995).