The King of Thailand has hitched the representative leader of his own security detail, and given her the title of queen, an imperial proclamation said.
The unexpected declaration precedes his detailed crowning liturgy services start on Saturday, when his position is sanctified.
Lord Maha Vajiralongkorn, 66, turned into the protected ruler after the passing of his much-adored dad in 2016.
He has been hitched and separated from multiple times previously and has seven kids.
A regal articulation stated: King Vajiralongkorn “has chosen to advance General Suthida Vajiralongkorn Na Ayudhya, his imperial partner, to progress toward becoming Queen Suthida and she will hold regal title and status as a component of the illustrious family”.
Queen Suthida is King Vajiralongkorn’s long haul accomplice and has been seen with him out in the open for a long time, however their relationship has at no other time been authoritatively recognized.
Film from the wedding service was appeared Thai TV channels late Wednesday, demonstrating different individuals from the illustrious family and castle counselors in participation.
The King is seen pouring holy water on the head of Queen Suthida. The couple at that point sign a marriage vault.
In 2014 Vajiralongkorn delegated Suthida Tidjai, a previous airline steward for Thai Airways, as the agent officer of his guardian unit. He made her a full broad in the military in December 2016.
The past lord, Bhumibol Adulyadej, ruled for a long time, making him the longest-supreme ruler on the planet when he kicked the bucket in 2016.