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Chula initiation rite descends into chaos

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Chulalongkorn University, viewed from 19th floor of Mahamakut Building, Faculty of Science

Chulalongkorn University, viewed from 19th floor of Mahamakut Building, Faculty of Science. Photo by Tangmo.


The freshmen initiation ceremony at Chulalongkorn University descended into chaos and controversy when a group of students staged a walk out and one of them was put in a chokehold by a lecturer.

The event has students sitting on the ground and prostrating themselves to pay respect to the monument of the university’s founder, King Rama V, and take an oath before the monument.

Full story: Bangkok Post

BANGKOK POST


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