BANGKOK, September 21, 2019, - His Majesty King Maha Vajiralongkorn Phra Vajiraklaochaoyuhua graciously assigned Walailak University to co-host a funeral prayer rite for Gen. Prem Tinsulanonda, President of the Privy Council and Statesman. In order to commemorate the virtue and merit that he had done for the country at Wat Benchamabophit, Dusit Wanaram, Ratchaworawihan, Dusit district, Bangkok. Buddhist ceremonial clergy were from Wat Mahathat Yuwarajarangsarit Rajaworamahavihara. Walailak University lead by Professor Dr Wichit Srisa-an, Chairperson of the University Council, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Suwit Wuthisuthimethavee, Vice-President for Administration, Asst. Prof. Dr. Padungsak Suksa-Ard, Vice-President of University Council Affairs, Professor Dr. Sittichai Koontongkaew, Acting Dean of the International College of Dentistry, Instructors, staff, Internal Audit and Walailak University coordination unit, Bangkok all participated in this ceremony.
There were six universities that co-hosted in this ceremony including: Prince of Songkla University, Walailak University, Sukhothai Thammathirat University, Thaksin University, Rajabhat Mahasarakham University and Vongchavalitkul University.
Mourning and paying respect are open for the general public at Wat Benchamabophit between 15: 00-18: 00 pm and 19.30 - 20.30 pm every day.