Royal cremation of the late King Bhumibol Adulyadej is set on October 26

The Cabinet today acknowledged the holding of the 5-day royal funeral ceremonies of the late King Bhumibol Adulyadej from October 25-29 this year.
Government spokesman Lt-Gen Sansern Keawkamnerd said the cabinet also approved the announcement of October 26 as a public holiday so as to allow the people to attend  the royal cremation of the late King.