A man who once stood 269 centimetres tall and was thought to be the world’s tallest person has died at his home in Surin province at the age of 26. His mother, Mrs Wern, said her son Pornchai Saosri died at 10.05am on Monday at their house in Ban Takaeo village in Prasat district.
Pornchai Saosri in happier times, with his mother, father and niece at his home in Prasat district, Surin. He died on Monday. Nov 9, aged 26. (photo by Nopparat Kingkaew)