Deputy Prime Minister Prawit Wongsuwon has been bestowed with an honorary doctorate degree in public administration from Nakhon Phanom University.
Gen Prawit received the honorary degree from Her Royal Highness Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn in a commencement ceremony at Nakhon Phanom University on Wednesday (Dec 13).
Lt Gen Kongcheep Tantrawanich, the defence spokesman, said Gen Prawit and his entourage flew in an army airplane to Nakhon Phanom airport on Wednesday morning for an inspection trip.
From the airport, he proceeded to the 210th Military Province headquarters at Phra Yod Muang Khwang military camp a briefing on the progress of various development projects from Nakhon Phanom governor Somchai Witdamrong.
Gen Prawit then went to Nakhon Phanom University, where he received the honorary doctorate degree in public administration for his important role in solving the country's security problems and supervising the armed forces.
Source: Thai Public Broadcasting Service (Thai PBS)