H.E. Kitti Nitti Kosal Pundit Nguon Nhel, First Vice President of the National Assembly (NA), passed away this morning at around 10:30 at the age of 79 due to illness, according to an announcement of the NA General Secretariat.
The funeral ceremony will take place at the demise’s residence in Sangkat Prek Pra, Khan Chbar Ampov, Phnom Penh.
H.E. Kitti Nitti Kosal Pundit Nguon Nhel was born on Dec. 22, 1942 to a farmer’s family in Baray district, Kampong Thom province. He has held the post of NA Vice President since 1998.