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Photos from the State Funeral of Karpal Singh

The following images represent a selection of the most-shared images during the state funeral of Karpal Singh (MP for Bukit Gelugor), who died in a car accident at 1AM on the North-South Expressway near Kampar on April 17th 2014. His personal assistant Michael Cornelius Selvam Vellu was also killed in the accident.

The state funeral took place at Dewan Sri Pinang, Penang today on April 20th 2014. Share ranking was done based on the number of times the URL of the image was shared, not retweets. The images are grouped by category and not sorted in any order. You can find more photos at Democratic Action Party (DAP)’s official Facebook Page.

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April 20, 2014 at 6:05 pm

Tweets from Users Paying Respects to Karpal Singh

The following tweets represent a selection of the most-shared content on Twitter following the passing of Karpal Singh (MP for Bukit Gelugor), who died in a car accident at 1AM on the North-South Expressway near Kampar on April 17th 2014. His personal assistant Michael Cornelius Selvam Vellu was also killed in the accident.

The wake will be held at Karpal Singh’s residence in 144A Jalan Utama, Penang until Saturday, 19 April (10am-10pm).

On Sunday, 20th April, a state honours funeral will be held at Dewan Sri Pinang (Lebuh Light) for the public to pay their last respects from 9am-11am.

The cortege will depart for the Batu Gantung Crematorium in Penang after 11am. More details are at the end of this post.
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April 18, 2014 at 4:00 pm