We wish to inform everyone with deep regret and sorrow, of the passing of Mr Lee Kuan Yew, Singapore’s first Prime Minister, on the early morning of 23 March 2015. A Condolence Book will be opened at the Consulate during the following period: Tuesday to Sunday, 1000-1600 hrs. The State Funeral for Mr Lee, a restricted event, will take place on Sunday, 29 Mar at 1400 hrs (Singapore time). For those who may be in Singapore during this week and wish to pay their last respects to Mr Lee, the Lying-in-State will be open 24 hours daily at Parliament House starting from Wednesday, 25 March 2015 to Saturday, 28 March 2015. It will end on Saturday, 28 March 2015 at 2000 hrs.
The Singapore community is welcomed to view the State Funeral Procession live on Channel NewsAsia at our Consulate from 10.30am, and The Funeral Service from 12 noon on Sunday, 29 March 2015.
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