Remembering Lee Kuan Yew

Former Indonesian president Megawati pays last respects to Mr Lee Kuan Yew

SINGAPORE - Former Indonesian president Megawati Sukarnoputri paid her last respects to Mr Lee Kuan Yew at the Parliament House at 1.15pm on Friday.

"He is my mentor," the daughter of Indonesia's first president Sukarno said of Mr Lee in Bahasa Indonesia.

She added that she was in Singapore as the head of her party, Indonesian Democratic Party-Struggle (PDI-P) as well as the Sukarno family.

"Personally I have a good relationship with him, and also his family."

She was warmly received by Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong and his wife Ho Ching.