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Karpal to be given send-off with state honours

After a lifetime of service to the country, the Penang government will acknowledge Karpal Singh's contributions by giving him a funeral with state honours. The Penang flag will be flown at half-mast until his funeral on Sunday. Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng said the flag would also drape Karpal's casket. "We can't accord a... Read More

Police check a Toyota Alphard owned by the late Karpal Singh at Gopeng police station today. Bukit Gelugor MP and veteran DAP leader Karpal Singh was killed when the car he was travelling in collided with a five-tonne lorry near Gua Tempurung on the North-South Expressway early this morning. – The Malaysian Insider pic by Afif Abd Halim, April 17, 2014.

Police check a Toyota Alphard owned by the late Karpal Singh at Gopeng police station today. Bukit Gelugor MP and veteran DAP leader Karpal Singh was killed when the car he was travelling in collided with a five-tonne lorry near Gua Tempurung on the North-South Expressway early this morning. – The Malaysian Insider pic by Afif Abd Halim, April 17, 2014.

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