Yingluck Shinawatra and Pheu Thai party members
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Thailand election: Opposition lead by familiar name

Candidates from Thailand's two main parties are canvassing for votes in last-minute campaigning ahead of Sunday's general election.

Prime Minister and leader of the Democrat party Abhisit Vejjajiva faces a new rival with a familiar name - Pheu Thai's Yingluck Shinawatra, the youngest sister of former leader Thaksin Shinawatra.

Wendy Urquhart reports.

  • 02 Jul 2011