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Kingdom mourns Princess Buppha Devi

The government has marked Wednesday as the day of mourning for the late Princess Norodom Buppha Devi after her body was repatriated to the Kingdom on Tuesday night.

Princess Buppha Devi, a highly revered icon behind the Kingdom’s Royal Ballet, passed away on Monday from an unspecified illness at a Thai hospital in Bangkok. She was 77.