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Satish appeals to HM over govt order to deport himThe Nation / Phuket GazettePHUKET: Attempts were under way yesterday to stall a deportation order against Indian-born businessman Satish Sehgal for joining the anti-government protests.

Satish, 70, yesterday petitioned His Majesty the King to intervene against the order by the government's Centre for Maintaining Peace and Order (CMPO), which was signed on Wednesday by caretaker Labour Minister Chalerm Yoobamrung in his capacity as the CMPO director.

His lawyer would also seek a court injunction against the deportation order.