The procedure for the proclamation of the new ruler of the Kingdom of Thailand has begun. The new head will be Maha Vajiralongkorn. He is the sole heir of the former leader of the state, Bhumibol Adulyadej. The late King of Thailand had been ruling for 70 years.

The process of ascension to the throne of the governor may take quite a long time in Thailand.

First, the Parliament makes a formal proposal to a pretender. And if he gives his consent, then the preparatory works for the coronation begin. It may take several years before the new king will assume his duties.

Facts from the life of the new king

Maha Vajiralongkorn is a professional pilot. He is 64 years old. He has quite a scandalous reputation outside of Thailand. The future king had been married three times. Maha Vajiralongkorn likes to shock the public. He was a participant of numerous scandals. These incidents were organized himself in a state of alcohol intoxication. Recently Vachiralongkorn was walking in the Munich airport almost without clothes, holding a poodle on his hands.