The King of Bhutan Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck and his other half Queen Jetsun Pema will go to the royal cremation event of the late King Bhumibol Adulyadej at Sanam Luang in Bangkok on Oct 26.
Their presence belongs to a three-day state check out that will begin one day previously, according to a representative for Bhutan’s palace workplace.
They are the 2nd members of a royal household from a foreign nation that have actually revealed they will participate in the occasion.
Recently the Japanese federal government stated Prince Akishino and Princess Kiko would remain in presence on Oct 26. The couple will go back to Japan the following day.
On The Other Hand, the Bangkok Metropolitan Administration (BMA) is preparing to handle an increase of individuals anticipated in the capital for the event.
Bangkok deputy guv Chakkaphan Phewngam stated Tuesday a reproduction of the royal crematorium will be constructed at the Dusit Palace plaza while others will be built in 4 locations around Sanam Luang along with one each in East, West, South and North Bangkok.
He stated 16 big locations and 26 medium-sized areas will be reserved for the laying of dok mai chan (cremation flowers). Another 62 locations will be designated in 50 city districts for the flower-laying, the deputy guv included.
Bangkok Youth Centre (Thai-Japan) in Din Daeng district will be developed into a short-term shelter for visitors who head to the city to go to the event, Mr Chakkaphan stated.
Municipal government will reveal information of the reservation procedure and period to remain at the center by Sunday, he kept in mind.
BMA-run schools will be utilized to accommodate visitors, he stated.
A location around Rama VIII Bridge will be set assistant as a cooking location arranged by Wat Jedi Hoi.
Monk activist Luang Pu Buddha Isara will establish a comparable cooking point at Mahakan Fort, according to the deputy guv.
Seventy mobile toilets and 150 mobile washrooms will be established on opportunities causing Sanam Luang from Oct 24, Mr Chakkaphan stated.
Likewise Tuesday, The cabinet green-lit the lifting of toll charges on 2 freeways for those taking a trip to Bangkok for the events from Oct 24-27.
They are Freeway No. 7 in between Bangkok and Pattaya and No. 9 from Bang Pa-in district in Ayutthaya to Bang Phli district of Samut Prakan.
On the other hand, 100 buses will use totally free flights from the peripheries of Bangkok to inner locations near Sanam Laung, stated DLT director-general Sanith Phromwong.
He stated authorities will be on standby at bus terminals and airports to offer info and take care of grievances about extreme taxi fares.