SINGAPORE - Due to overwhelming response from members of the public, visiting hours during lying in state at the Parliament House has been extended.
It will now be open 24 hours daily from today until 8pm on Saturday, Mar 28. MRT services will also be extended for 24 hours on Wednesday.
The current waiting time as at 5pm on March 25 is 8 hours, according to a statement from the state funeral organising committee.
Members of the public are advised not to join the queue now and to check www.rememberingleekuanyew.sg and www.facebook.com/rememberingleekuanyew for updates.
Ground personnel will be distributing water to those waiting in line.