King appoints a new privy councillor

His Majesty King Maha Vajiralongkorn has appointed Admiral Pongthep Nuthep a member of the Privy Council effective as of June 9.

The Royal Command appointing the privy councilor was counter-signed by General Prem Tinsulanonda, president of the Privy Council.

The Royal appointment was published in the Royal Gazette on June 8.

Source: Thai Public Broadcasting Service (Thai PBS)