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New privy councillor


His Majesty King Maha Vajiralongkorn and Her Majesty Queen Suthida granted an audience to Privy Council President General Surayud Chulanont, who introduced new Privy Councillor Kasem Chankaew to take an oath of allegiance at Amphorn Sathan Residential Hall in Dusit Palace on Tuesday.

Their Majesties were accompanied by Chao Khun Phra Sineenat Bilaskalayani.

New privy councillor

On the occasion, His Majesty graciously bestowed the insignia of the title of Knight Grand Commander (second class, higher grade) of the Most Illustrious Order of Chula Chom Klao on Kasem.

New privy councillor

Prof Dr Kasem, 63, is a two-time recipient of the outstanding agricultural scientist award (1993, 1996) by the Agricultural Science Society of Thailand and the Foundation of Agricultural Science of Thailand. He is also a former dean of the Environmental Faculty of Kasetsart University.

New privy councillor

Published : May 26, 2021

By : THE NATION