Najib, senior Govt leaders to pay last respects to Lee Kuan Yew on Thursday

Najib, senior Govt leaders to pay last respects to Lee Kuan Yew on Thursday

PETALING JAYA: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak will visit Singapore on Thursday to pay his last respects to Lee Kuan Yew.

"The Prime Minister will be accompanied by Datin Sri Rosmah Mansor, Foreign Minister Datuk Seri Anifah Aman, Transport Minister Datuk Seri Liow Tiong Lai, Natural Resources and Environment Minister Datuk Seri G. Palanivel, and Minister in the Prime Minister's Department Datuk Mah Siew Keong," said the Foreign Ministry in a statement early Thursday morning.

The Ministry added that Najib would be meeting with Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong to personally convey Malaysia's condolences on the passing of his father, who was Singapore's first prime minister.

The senior Lee died, aged 91, at 3.18am, Monday at the Singapore General Hospital.

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