HIS Majesty King Maha Vajiralongkorn Bodindradebayavarangkun will make his first official visit after his accession to the throne to Krabi province tomorrow , Thai PBS said.
His Majesty will open the new city hall of Krabi on behalf of beloved His late Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej who passed away on October 13.
Preparation to welcome HM the King is well underway in Krabi. Officials from the Royal Pavilion Design and Construction Division along with the Department of Public Works and Town and Country Planning are busy putting finishing touches to a royal pavilion to receive His Majesty.
In addition, every conceivable security measure and protocols have been put in place for His Majesty’s royal visit.
Four mementos have also been prepared to bestow on His Majesty.
The most prominent is a local traditional fishing boat known as ‘Rua Hua Tong’ replica that has been named ‘Pakasai.’
The replica has been carefully made by a group of skillful model boat artisans from Klong Prasong district in Krabi municipality just for this occasion.
Over 35,000 local residents and officials will be on hand to welcome His Majesty on his first Royal visit.
Top: An image of His Majesty King Maha Vajiralongkorn Bodindradebayavarangkun put up in Krabi. Photo: Thai PBS