Body of late Thai king transferred to Grand Palace

The remains of Thai King Bhumibol Adulyadej, who passed away Thursday in Siriraj Hospital, were transferred to the Grand Palace Friday afternoon.

The crown prince will preside over the bathing of the king’s body in the Grand Palace, which is a traditional Buddhist funeral rite.

The deeply revered king, who reigned the country for 70 years, died at the age 88.

(Courtesy of MCOT)

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