Thais celebrate HM the King's birthday

Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha and his wife Naraporn offer alms to monks at the Royal Plaza in a ceremony marking the birthday of Majesty the King Maha Vajiralongkorn Bodindradebayavarangkun. (Photo by Chanat Katanyu)

Merit-making ceremonies and other special events took place in every province, as Thai people celebrated the birthday of His Majesty the King Maha Vajiralongkorn Bodindradebayavarangkun on Friday.

The King turns 65 on Friday.

Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha led his cabinet members, government officials and their spouses in giving alms to 651 monks at the Royal Plaza.

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