According to Bild, they are about to be joined by former royal bodyguard Sineenat Wongvajirapakdi, 35 - who was appointed 'royal consort' last year … The unusually candid pictures of King Maha Vajiralongkorn's chief concubine, 34-year-old Major-General Sineenat Wongvajirapakdi, were released along with her official biography on Monday. Met Office issue flood warnings as UK battered by torrential rain and gales, Kate Ferdinand gives birth to boy as she & Rio welcome his 4th child before Xmas, Brazen crooks BLOWTORCH into home and steal £25k Audi as family slept upstairs, New NHS tool helps you find out Covid cases at YOUR local hospital, Kerry Katona and family all test positive for coronavirus, ©News Group Newspapers Limited in England No. THAILAND'S King Maha Vajiralongkorn has stripped his royal consort of her titles and military ranks for being "disloyal", the palace said today. Colonel Sineenat Wongvajirapakdi, aka Koi, who is a nurse, is reportedly becoming his number one favourite. For sources on her training and career, including positions at court, see sections following. ... Sineenat, graduated from the Royal Thai Army Nursing College at the age of 23. A video clip of Vajiralongkorn and Koi, both wearing skimpy crop tops barely covering fake tattoo wandering a Munich mall, was viral on the Internet. Sineenat Wongvajirapakdi dismissed for ‘disloyalty’ and ‘ambition’ to match queen’s position, palace says. Niramon Ounprom (Thai: นิรมล อุ่นพรม; RTGS: Niramon Unphrom; nicknamed Koi,[4] born 26 January 1985[1][2]) is a Thai nurse, army officer, and member of the Thai royal court. 679215 Registered office: 1 London Bridge Street, London, SE1 9GF. [20] According to journalist Andrew MacGregor Marshall, the prison is where she had been held and the events were part of a plan to transport her in secret to Munich where she will join his retinue in quarantine,[21][22] in preparation for a possible future royal pardon and restoration of her titles. On his birthday in 2019, Vajiralongkorn appointed Sineenat Wongvajirapakdi his “royal noble consort.” Born in the northern province of Nan on January 26, 1985, Sineenat, graduated from the Royal Thai Army Nursing College at the age of 23. For other inquiries, Contact Us. On 27 August 2020, the Lat Yao Central Women's Correctional Prison was reportedly closed to visitors for two days,[19] and a Boeing 737 plane from King Rama X's private fleet was dispatched to Bangkok. The order was dated … The unusually candid pictures of King Maha Vajiralongkorn's consort, 34-year-old Major-General Sineenat Wongvajirapakdi, were released along with her official biography. King Maha Vajiralongkorn, also known as King Rama X, named Major-General Sineenat Wongvajirapakdi the new Royal Noble Consort, the official title for … hailand’s King Vajiralongkorn has stripped his royal consort, Sineenat Wongvajirapakdi, of her rank and royal titles after she was reportedly accused of plotting against the Queen. Wongvajirapakdi – known by her nickname Koi – was gifted the title on the king’s 67th birthday on 28 July, the first time in nearly a century a Thai monarch had taken a consort. [1] Prior to this, Ounprom completed military training in parachuting, royal bodyguarding, and the Thai army's "Combat Qualifying Course in Jungle Warfare". For further details of our complaints policy and to make a complaint please click this link: thesun.co.uk/editorial-complaints/, Comments are subject to our community guidelines, which can be viewed, Major General Sineenatra Wongvajirabhakdi, the royal noble consort of King Maha Vajiralongkorn, in an aircraft cockpit, King Maha Vajiralangkornm of Thailand anoints his mistress in front of his wife Queen Suthida on Sunday, Thailand's King Maha Vajiralongkorn poses with royal noble consort Sineenat Bilaskalayani, Mistress Sineenat is a former bodyguard of the eccentric King, Independent Press Standards Organisation (IPSO). He poured ceremonial water over Ms Sineenat's head to officially anoint her a concubine during a televised service. [1][2] She went on to earn a bachelor's degree in nursing at the Royal Thai Army Nursing College in Bangkok in 2008 as a member of Class 41;[1][2] Ounprom presented a published conference paper on smoking cessation efforts among enlisted soldiers while affiliated with her college. The Sun website is regulated by the Independent Press Standards Organisation (IPSO), Our journalists strive for accuracy but on occasion we make mistakes. The unusually candid photos show Ms Wongvajirapakdi, 34, a former army nurse, strapping up her helmet in a fighter jet, petting a poodle in military garb and aiming a … This service is provided on News Group Newspapers' Limited's Standard Terms and Conditions in accordance with our Privacy & Cookie Policy. The move … [6] She is the first woman to be a concubine of the King of Thailand in almost a century because the previous kings were monogamous. [2] Her place of birth is described as being in the Tha Wang Pha District of Nan Province, Thailand. Thailand's King Maha Vajiralongkorn stripped his 34-year-old consort of all royal and military titles on Monday evening, in a shock move less than … Her place of birth is described as being in the Tha Wang Pha District of Nan Province, Thailand. [26], Titles, styles, honours, and military ranks. 27 Aug 2019 2:32 PM « Previous King Maha Vajiralongkorn made 34-year-old Sineenat Wongvajirapakdi his chao khun phra (royal noble consort) in a ceremony on his 67th birthday, with Queen Suthida sat next to him. Her appointment as consort followed the king's marriage to the deputy head of his personal bodyguard, Suthida Tidjai, 41. "She lacks the understanding of the good traditions of the royal court. However, despite once again being a married man Vajiralongkorn was still not faithful and just months after his wedding he gave his concubine Sineenat Wongvajirapakdi the title of … [1] She holds a private pilot's license following training in Germany and flight school in 2018 with the Thai Air Force. Sineenat Wongvajirapakdi, 34, had been bestowed the title of royal consort on July 28, the first woman to be given the rank in nearly a century. Put out by the Royal Thai Household, the images show Maj. Gen. Sineenat Wongvajirapakdi, 34, wearing combat fatigues, flying a jet and aiming a gun at a firing range. [1] As of May 2019, she held the rank of major general. Sineenat Wongvajirapakdi, 34, is shown piloting a fighter jet, wearing combat fatigues, and firing a gun. cit. The statement also described Sineenat as "ungrateful". 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His son has been married four times and resurrected the long-dead institution of polygyny. Vajiralongkorn bestowed rank of 'Chao Khun Phra' on 34-year-old former army nurse Sineenat Wongvajirapakdi on his 67th birthday in July. 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Sineenat Wongvajirapakdi (, 30 April 2019 – 24 May 2019: Than Phu Ying (, 24 May 2019 – 28 July 2019: Than Phu Ying (, This page was last edited on 10 December 2020, at 11:04. On 29 August 2020, the restoration was made official with a royal edict stating that she had "never been a tarnished person" and proclaiming that all her titles, decorations and military ranks are fully restored as if they had never been revoked. [7], Sineenat was born on 26 January 1985,[1][2] to the Ounprom family, Wirat (father) and Pranee (mother). See Ounprom, Niramon (5 December 2007), op. Bhumibol promoted frugality, personal reserve, and traditional monogamy. He named her his queen, just days before his coronation in May, with the title of Queen Suthida Vajiralongkorn na Ayudhaya. Thailand's King Maha Vajiralongkorn has stripped his 34-year-old consort Sineenat Wongvajirapakdi of all titles for being disloyal and ungrateful to … Former royal bodyguard Sineenat Wongvajirapakdi -- known by her nickname "Koi" -- was gifted the title on the king's 67th birthday on July 28, the first time in nearly a … During the service she lay on the floor to remain lower than the King's feet, in accordance Thai royal tradition. On his birthday in 2019, Vajiralongkorn appointed Sineenat Wongvajirapakdi his “royal noble consort.” Colonel Sineenat Wongvajirapakdi, aka Koi, who is a nurse, is reportedly becoming his number one favorite. Concubinage and separation of Sineenat Wongvajirapakdi (Niramon Ounprom) On 28 July 2019, Vajiralongkorn bestowed the title of “Chao Khun Phra,” or Royal Noble Consort, to Major General Sineenat Wongvajirapakdi (formerly Niramon Ounprom); the occasion marked the first official naming of a secondary consort for nearly a century. A photograph provided by the Thailand Royal Office shows Thai King Maha Vajiralongkorn Bodindradebayavarangkun, left, with Sineenat Wongvajirapakdi before she was stripped of … King Maha Vajiralongkorn bestowed the rank of "Chao Khun Phra" or noble consort on the 34-year-old former army nurse Sineenat Wongvajirapakdi on his 67th birthday in July. After Prince Vajiralalongkorn ascended the throne as King Rama X, he appointed her as his Royal Noble Consort, giving her the noble title of Chao Khun Phra Sineenat Bilaskalayani (Thai: เจ้าคุณพระสินีนาฏ พิลาสกัลยาณี; RTGS: Sininat Philatkanlayani) in July 2019. News Corp is a network of leading companies in the worlds of diversified media, news, education, and information services. Former royal bodyguard Sineenat Wongvajirapakdi -- known by her nickname "Koi" -- was gifted the title on the king's 67th birthday on July 28, the first time in nearly a … The announcement came just months after Sineenat Wongvajirapakdi, 34, was made a royal noble consort by the king in July, the first such appointment in almost a century. A video clip of Vajiralongkorn and Koi, both wearing skimpy crop tops barely covering fake tattoo wandering a Munich mall, was viral on the Internet. [7][12][13][14][15], On 30 August 2019, as Sineenat, she was appointed deputy adviser of a prison reform initiative, "Sharing Happiness And Doing Good With Heart With the Department of Corrections". "The Sun", "Sun", "Sun Online" are registered trademarks or trade names of News Group Newspapers Limited. [1][3], Ounprom is described in her official biography as having risen to the rank of colonel by 2015, and as having "enrolled in the Ratchawallop Police Retainers, the Royal King’s Guards 904". King Maha Vajiralongkorn of Thailand welcomed Sineenat Wongvajirapakdi back into the royal household, according to a statement published in … [1] King Maha Vajiralongkorn bestowed the rank of "Chao Khun Phra" or noble consort on the 34-year-old former army nurse Sineenat Wongvajirapakdi on his 67th birthday in July. Her primary and secondary schools were also in the same district, at Rajapiyorasa Yupparachanusorn School, and at Tha Wang Pha Pittayakhom (Witthayakhom) School. She went on to earn a bachelor's degreein nursing at the Royal Thai Army Nursing College in Bangkok in 2008 as a member of Class 41; Ounprom presented a pu… Sineenat Wongvajirapakdi Early life and education Sineenat was born on 28 January 1985. “She is also not content with the title bestowed upon her, doing everything to rise to the level of the queen," the statement said. In the August ceremony was less than three months after he made another royal consort his wife - Suthida Vajiralongkorn na Ayudhya, who had been a Thai Airways flight attendant. The statement went further, saying Noble Consort Sineenat Wongvajirapakdi was to be treated as if nothing had happened. Sineenat Wongvajirapakdi Age She is 34 years old. His son has been married four times and resurrected the long-dead institution of polygyny. To inquire about a licence to reproduce material, visit our Syndication site. The title subject is listed under this Anglicised Thai name in the English language portion of the program of conference proceedings, in 2007. View our online Press Pack. 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