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Their Majesties extend a helping hand

Their Majesties the King and Queen have graciously taken into royal patronage the medical and funeral expenses of state officials and people injured or killed in recent incidents related to rallies by the People's Democratic Reform Committee.

A letter, signed on January 13 by His Majesty's Principal Private Secretary Krit Garnjana-Goonchorn and sent to the governor of the Bangkok Metropolitan Administration (BMA), said that Their Majesties would cover the injured people's medical bills at BMA hospitals, plus funeral expenses of the deceased.

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