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Kamnan Poh transferred to VIP room in hospital

Whisked into care after shift to Chon Buri prison

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Convicted murderer and former fugitive Somchai Khunploem was taken to a VIP room in Chon Buri Hospital yesterday only minutes after being transferred to Chon Buri prison from Bangkok. 

The former "Godfather of Chon Buri" was moved from the Corrections Department hospital in Bangkok to Chon Buri prison yesterday morning, reports said.

His son, Culture Minister Sonthaya Khunploem, made the transfer request to the director-general of the department, who approved it.

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