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THURSDAY, October 06, 2022
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Former deputy PM Pong Sarasin dead at 93

Former deputy PM Pong Sarasin dead at 93

WEDNESDAY, February 03, 2021

Former deputy prime minister and businessman Pong Sarasin died on Wednesday at the age of 93.

 

Pong was a member of the influential Sarasin family and the son of former prime minister Pote Sarasin. He co-founded the Social Action Party with Kukrit Pramoj and twice served as deputy prime minister, under Prem Tinsulanonda from 1986-1988 and under Chatichai Choonhavan in 1988-90.

 

His funeral will be held at Wat Benchamabophit in Bangkok on Thursday.
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