Privy Council president Gen Prem Tinsulanonda today blessed the prime minister and his cabinet with success in working for the nation and the people.
His blessing came as Prime Minister Gen Prayut Chan-o-cha led his cabinet and military top brass to show respect, to say good wishes and to receive his New Year’s blessings.
On this occasion, the premier assured he is always mindful of the honest work Gen Prem has performed and his devotion to the nation’s Royal Institution, he wished him good health.
In return, Gen Prem thanked Gen Prayuth for his well wishes and commanded his government for their tireless work over the past 2-3 years.
The council president encouraged the prime minister to continue to dedicate himself and wished him success in the near future.
He went on saying that while work for the nation may not always be pleasant, it is always worthwhile and pointed out that in times of doubt he should look to King Rama IX, who worked for the Kingdom throughout his entire 70 year reign.
Of the remarks, the prime minister commented that he has never felt doubt while working for the nation but added he is sometimes irked by the press’ questions on his government’s roadmap.
Source: Thai Public Broadcasting Service (Thai PBS)