A son of a former Taiwan government official have hired 50 strippers to dance a his father’s burial.

According to online reports, Mr Tung Hsiang’s son hired the strippers to bury his father, who was the chairman of Chiayi County council and died on December 14th 2016.

Mr Tung was buried on January 4th, 2016.

Speaking to Oriental news, the son, Mr Tung Kuo-cheng said he wanted his father have an exciting and happy funeral ceremony. They were 50 jeeps carrying 50 strippers and another 150 vehicles during the procession which took place for more than two hours.

Mr Kuo-cheng took to his Facebook page to release a statement thanking everybody who was a part of the funeral

“I want to express my gratitude towards the funeral guests, relatives and friends. Thanks for the comforting words of care,”He wrote.