Leicester City owner’s Buddhist funeral starts in Thailand with royal honor

A picture of Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha, late chairman of Leicester City Football Club is placed next to his urn at Wat Thepsirin in Bangkok, Thailand, November 3, 2018. King Power Handout via REUTERS

BANGKOK (Reuters) – The funeral of Thai billionaire and Leicester City owner Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha, killed in a helicopter crash a week ago, got underway at a Bangkok temple on Saturday with a Buddhist bathing rite using water bestowed by the Thai King. Vichai, 60, founder of Thai duty-free giant King Power International, was killed last […]

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