On February 4th 2011 at 1.30 p.m. Mr.Paiboon Upatising, the President of Phuket Provincial Administrative Organization (PPAO) presided over the opening of ‘India and Nepal Visiting Project’ held in Monkolnimit Temple. There were PPAO’s executives, monks, and Phuket residents attending the event.
Mr.Paiboon said that “PPAO has supported monks in Phuket to visit Buddhist holy places in India and Nepal on February 9th – 17th 2011. The monks will be led there by Phuket Buddhist Office. I wish that the monks and people who visit the two countries will use the knowledge they get to help create Phuket into being a better moral society.”