After the Royal Cremation Ceremony on 26 October 2017, the collection of the Royal Relics and the Royal Ashes of the late King Bhumibol Adulyadej will take place, and then they will be transferred from the Royal Crematorium to the Grand Palace and the Temple of the Emerald Buddha.
The Government Public Relations Department, or PRD, is deploying 50 public relations volunteers to assist the members of the public who come to witness the Royal Processions along Sanam Luang ceremonial ground on 26 and 27 October 2017.
Police Major General Jirasan Kaewsaeng-ek, Deputy Metropolitan Police Commissioner, informed the press that 27 roads around the Grand Palace and area adjacent to Sanam Luang are closed to all vehicles except official cars.
Mr. Kriangkrai Jongcharoen, Assistant Deputy Permanent Secretary for the Bangkok Metropolitan Administration, said that the Bangkok Metropolitan Administration is providing various facilitation services for the Royal Cremation Ceremony:
The Bangkok Mass Transit Authority (BMTA) is preparing to arrange a total of 46 bus routes to Sanam Luang from 23 to 31 October 2017 to facilitate the travel of the people who wish to attend the Royal Cremation Ceremony for His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej.
Members of royal families and distinguished representatives from at least 32 counties all over the world have confirmed that they will attend the Royal Cremation of His Majesty the late King Bhumibol Adulyadej, which will be held on October 26.
The Committee on Public Relations for the Royal Cremation of His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej will provide a live English broadcast of the Royal Cremation Ceremony to enable foreigners to watch the ceremony at the same time as Thai citizens.