Phnom Penh (FN), Sept. 11 – Bou Thang, advisor to president of Senate, has passed away at 1:30 a.m on 12 September 2019 due to disease, according to Senior Minister Ly Thuch.

Bou Thang was a member of standing committee of Cambodian People's Party, serving as a senator, and chairman of the Committee Interior and Defense of the Senate term 2012-2018.

He was elected to represent Ratanakiri Province in the National Assembly of Cambodia in 2003. Thang was a member of the Tampuan ethnic group.