Chulalongkorn Day is otherwise called Piyamaharaj Day in Thailand and is praised each year on October 23 in the memory of one of Thailand’s most regarded lords, King Chulalongkorn. Chulalongkorn set up his position of authority after the demise of his dad King Mongkut at the youthful age of 15. Amid his control he took significant choices for the improvement of Thailand. The most imperative one among them was cancelation of bondage in Thailand. He assumed an essential part in modernizing Thailand. He traveled everywhere throughout the world and had great relations with the world’s most effective nations like Britain, Russia, France. As a piece of modernization, the King developed railroads, postal administrations.
Amid King Chulalongkorn’s rule there was no correspondence framework and there were no legitimate transport offices. Steeds, oxcarts and elephants were the main methods for transport. He assumed a noteworthy part in building up the correspondence frameworks and enhancing the transportation framework. Amid his treks abroad, he invested energy finding out about the western correspondences and transportation frameworks and upon his arrival to Thailand, he begin executing them in his nation. He changed the principles of law, built up an appropriate legal framework and presented mandatory military framework and enhanced the country’s barrier. He additionally urged common Thai nationals to send their youngsters to another country for higher reviews.
The King Chulalongkorn ruled for forty two years and amid his rule he changed Thailand from a little conventional kingdom to a cutting edge country. He was considered as the main effective ruler everywhere throughout the world. One will discover his photo almost in each house in Thailand which shows that even today the general population of Thailand love and regard him for taking their nation onto the street of advancement and modernization.