His Royal Highness Crown Prince Maha Vajiralongkorn, representing His Majesty the King, presided over the wreath-laying ceremony at Siriraj Hospital to mark Mahidol Day on September 24, 2011, the anniversary of the passing of His Royal Highness Prince Mahidol of Songkla.
The crown prince, accompanied by his consort Her Royal Highness Princess Srirasmi, laid the wreaths of His Majesty the King, Her Majesty the Queen and his own at the statue of Prince Mahidol at the hospital.
In attendance at the ceremony were Clin. Prof. Piyasakol Sakolsatayadorn, President of Mahidol University, Clin. Prof. Teerawat Kulthanan, Dean of Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital, Siriraj Hospital Director Assoc. Prof. Surin Tanapipatsiri, MD., Navy Commander-in-Chief Admiral Kamthorn Pumhiran and members of Standing Committee of Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital.
The faculty organized a morning ceremony to commemorate Prince Mahidolís kindness and contributions. Representatives from a number of public and private organizations arrived to lay wreaths and pay respects at the statue.
Date : September 28, 2011