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Phuket residents invited to offer condolences to His Majesty the King

Phuket residents invited to offer condolences to His Majesty the King

PHUKET: All Phuket residents have been invited to pay their respects to His Majesty the King, who passed away on Thursday (Oct 13), at a condolence ceremony to be held at Phuket Provincial Hall at 9am tomorrow (Oct 16).

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By Tanyaluk Sakoot

Saturday 15 October 2016, 03:37PM


The ceremony will be held within the grounds of Phuket Provincial Hall. Photo: PR Dept

The ceremony will be held within the grounds of Phuket Provincial Hall. Photo: PR Dept

Details of the ceremony were announced by Phuket Governor Chokchai Dejamornthan this morning (Oct 15) during a meeting with officials from the Ministry of Interior.

Gov Chockchai said that Phuket, along with nine other provinces; Khon Kaen, Ubon Ratchathani, Chiang Mai, Phisanuklok, Chanthaburi, Kanchanaburi, Nakhon Sri Thammarat, Trang and Yala will hold condolence ceremonies tomorrow.

“I hope that there will be more than 1,000 people who join together and offer their condolences to His Majesty the King,” Gov Chockchai said.

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Any people wishing to attend the ceremony should arrive at Phuket Provincial Hall by 8:30am so that the start will not be disrupted.

Meanwhile members of the Zion Of God Church near Vichit Songkram School will hold a condolence ceremony to honour His Majeststyat 6pm today.

 

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