His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej, the much revered monarch of Thailand, turns 82 today. He will grant an audience to his well-wishers at the Amarin Winitchai Throne Hall inside the Grand Palace this morning. Accompanying him will be HM the Queen Sirikit, HRH Crown Prince Maha Vajiralongkorn, HRH Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn, HRH Princess Chulabhorn Valayalaksana and HRH Princess Srirasmi. On behalf of the Royal Family, the Crown Prince will then officially wish His Majesty a happy birthday. Prime Minister Abhisit Vejjajiva and Parliament President Chai Chidchob will also convey best birthday wishes to the King.