General Surayud Chulanont has been recently appointed as President of the Privy Council. (Photo: bangkokpost.com)

Thai King names new Privy Council president

Thai King Maha Vajiralongkorn – Rama X has appointed General Surayud Chulanont as President of the Privy Council, replacing the late General Prem Tinsulanonda who died on May 26 last year.

General Surayud Chulanont. (Source: bangkokpost.com)

Thai King appoints new Privy Council President

 Thailand’s King Rama X has appointed General Surayud Chulanont as acting President of the Privy Council to replace General Prem Tinsulanonda who died aged 98 on May 26.