Content of textbooks about Monarchy is to be updated

The Ministry of Education is in the process of updating the content in text books regarding the Monarchy issue in line with the actual situations.

Education permanent secretary Chaipruek Serirak said on Friday that he had called a meeting of relevant agencies for discussions of the content about the Monarchy in text books, publications and digital media which needs to be updated in correspondence with the changing situation.

He said the content which needs to be updated includes issues regarding the accession to the throne of King Rama X and the passing of the late King Bhumibol Adulyadej.

After the distribution of the new version of the textbooks and other academic publications in printed and digital formats, the old textbooks will be recalled.