Journalist Ittirit urged green living

Cycling Plus Thailand editor-in-chief Ittirit Prakhamthong died on Sunday morning at Lat Phrao Hospital where he was treated for lymphoma. He was 44.

  • Published: 25/08/2014 at 06:00 AM
  • Newspaper section: news

Ittirit: Helped launch Cycling Plus Thailand

An environmentalist, Ittirit lived a low-carbon lifestyle and enjoyed inspiring people to cycle.

He had worked as a media campaigner for Greenpeace before joining Post International Media in April 2013. He was the founding editor of Cycling Plus which was launched in June 2013.

''The Post Group greatly regrets the loss and extends its sincere condolences to his family,'' said Post chief operating officer and president Supakorn Vejjajiva.

Funeral rites will be held for him until Thursday at Wat Lat Phrao followed by a cremation on Saturday.

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