Samane Vignaket, Laotian politician, Died at 89


Lieutenant General Samane Viyaket was born on March 3, 1927, in Attapu, and died on July 22, 2016.
He was a Laos politician.
Samane Vignake was Minister of Education, Head of Party Central Committee Organization Board, Vice Minister of Defense, Director of the General Political Bureau, President of the National Election Committee for the National Assembly Fourth Legislature, and President of the National Assembly of Laos from 1993 to 2006.
Samane Vignake was in charge of ideological and cultural works of the Lao People’s Revolutionary Party (LPRP).
Vignaket was a member of the 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th and 8th Politburo, a member of the 3rd Secretariat of the LPRP.
Samane Vignake passed away at 89 years old.