29 Mar '15, 5am

Mr Lee Kuan Yew makes his final journey across Singapore #RememberingLKY

Mr Lee Kuan Yew makes his final journey across Singapore #RememberingLKY

SINGAPORE — As the rain poured down, the State Funeral procession for Singapore’s founding Prime Minister Lee Kuan Yew started at 12.30pm today (March 29). The Coffin Bearer Party carried Mr Lee’s casket out of the Parliament House, where he had been lying in state since Wednesday, and placed it inside the Gun Carriage. As the cortege left the Parliament House, the crowd waiting outside chanted: “Lee Kuan Yew! Lee Kuan Yew!”. The Guard of Honour contingent, unfazed by the heavy rain, marched along with Mr Lee’s funeral procession. When the cortege reached the Padang, the 21-gun salute by four ceremonial 25-pounder howitzers sounded for Mr Lee. Members of the crowd stood in the rain, umbrellas down as a show of respect for Mr Lee. Outside of the National Day Parade, the 21-Gun Salute was last accorded in honour of then-President Dr Benjamin Henry Sheares during his state fu...

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