Thai students win four Chemistry Olympiad medals


BANGKOK, July 29 —  Thai students have won one gold and three silver medals from the 46th International Chemistry Olympiad (IChO), held in Hanoi, Vietnam’s capital, beginning July 20 and ending today. 

The gold medalist is Bundit Diloknawarit from Triam Udom Suksa School in Bangkok and the silver medalists are Watchara Uaisinprasert and Nopasin Wittayapalert from Triam Udom Suksa School and Sirajak Kongwiwatsatian from Mahidol Wittayanusorn School in Nakhon Pathom Province.

They returned to Thailand this afternoon and there was a welcoming ceremony for them at Suvarnabhumi Airport

The Thai youths are among a total of 291 students from 75 countries competing in 2014 IChO.