The former Communist Party of Malaya leader, Chin Peng, who led a bloody insurgency against British colonial rule in the 1940s and 50s, was cremated in Bangkok Monday.
Former prime minister Chavalit Yongchaiyudh pays his final respects to Chin Peng, former leader of the Communist Party of Malaya, before his cremation ceremony at Wat That Thong in Bangkok yesterday. APICHIT JINAKUL
Several retired Thai generals, including a former prime minister, spoke fondly of Chin Peng at the ceremony held at Wat That Thong.
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