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Chumpol Silpa-archa dies at 72

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Chumpol Silpa-archa, the Chartthaipattana Party leader, died of renal failure on Monday morning, exactly five weeks after he collapsed from a heart problem while at Government House. 

Chumpol, aged 72, who was a deputy premier and tourism and sports minister, was pronounced dead at 9.39am at Ramathibodi Hospital on Jan 21.

His relatives collected his body from the hospital to perform funeral rites at Wat Thepsirin.

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