Champions visit Govt House

Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra had some special visitors at Government House yesterday, visitors that made her smile.


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"I am so proud of you," the prime minister told the team. "You work so hard." Photo by Apichart Jinakul

Champions visit Govt House

Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra had some special visitors at Government House yesterday, visitors that made her smile.

Like Thais everywhere, she had cheered the women's national volleyball team to victory in the Asian women's volleyball championship and now she had a chance to meet and talk with them.

"I am so proud of you," the prime minister told the team. "You work so hard."

PHOTOS WITH THE PM (Left to right starting with the top row) Pleumjit Thinkaow, Onuma Sittirak, Wilawan Apinyapong Thatdao Nuekjang, Pornpun Guedpard, Tapaphaipun Chaisri Photos by Apichart Jinakul

The players and their coach, Kiattipong Radchatakriengkrai then posed with the prime minister as photographers took their pictures.

Coach Kiattipong Radchatakriengkrai poses with the prime minister. Photo by Phrakrit Jantawong.


The Asian champions have been receiving more than congratulations. The team has received about 14 million baht in bonus money from government agencies and private firms.

The official photo. Photo by Apichart Jinakul

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