CHIANG RAI – Revered abbot of Watpahvimoottiyalai temple, Phra Maha Wuttichai Wachiramethee, on Wednesday handed out certificates to outstanding teens and other members of the public of Chiang Rai. The move is meant to encourage youths to do good deeds for the benefit of all.
The ceremony was held at the temple in Mueang Chiang Rai. Each year the province selects a group of people who have greatly contributed to Chiang Rai.
This year’s event was attended by a huge crowd of qualified individuals, heads of government agencies, civil servants, members of the local administrative office, community leaders, officials, residents and members of the media.
Those qualified for 2015 included 2 monks, 33 youths, and 43 residents. The selection process was made possible by the help of all sectors in the province.