Tuesday, September 30, 2008

J B Jeyaretnam has passed away


Tuesday, 30 September 2008

Information has been received that veteran opposition politician and senior lawyer Mr Joshua Benjamin Jeyaretnam has died. He passed away in the hospital this morning apparently of a heart attack. Mr Jeyaretnam was in court arguing a case up until yesterday. After a week of cross-examining a witness, he said that he was tired and wanted to rest. He passed away this morning. His body is at the Tan Tock Seng Hospital.

Updates will be posted here soon.

1 comments:

umabaran said...

biggest lost to ppl of singapore.. not only for them.. but everyone!!! may his soul rest in peace... JB Jeyaretnam will remain still in our heart!!!