Chiang Mai magazine in the dock over painting of former kings in masks

The eastern gate of Chiang Mai in the walled city center

The eastern gate of Chiang Mai in the walled city center. Photo: Douglas Perkins.




CHIANG MAI Governor Pawin Chamniprasart has taken legal action against the magazine Citylife Chiang Mai for posting on social media a painting featuring three late kings wearing masks.

The painting was used to promote an event that intended to highlight Chiang Mai’s air-pollution problem. The event scheduled for yesterday was later cancelled.

Full story: The Nation

By The Nation



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