Concerned about king's health, Thais flock to Bangkok hospital
About 300 people gathered at a Bangkok hospital on Thursday where Thailand's King Bhumibol Adulyadej, the world's longest reigning monarch, is in an unstable condition as the government urged jittery stock market investors to ignore rumours.
The palace said in a statement late on Wednesday the king's health had "overall not yet stabilized" and the 88-year-old was on a ventilator and battling a new infection.
It followed a statement on Sunday saying the king was in an unstable condition after receiving haemodialysis treatment.
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