PHUKET: The annual Heroines’ Memorial Fair kicked off today in Thalang, and will be running strong with historical and cultural activities to honor Thao Thepkrasattriand Thao Srisoonthorn for the next two weeks.

“The Phuket Provincial Administration Organization (PPAO), Phuket Culture Office and other local organizations are once again putting on the fair to honor the heroism of Lady Thepkrasattri and Lady Srisoonthorn,” said Phuket Governor Maitri Inthusut.

“The event will teach the younger generations about the heroism of their ancestors, who sacrificed their blood and lives for the sake of generations to come.