Singapura (ANTARA) - Several ministers and figures landed in Singapore soon after news broke out of Ani Yudhoyono's death to pay their final respects to the First Lady during the 2004-2014 period.

According to ANTARA's monitoring at the National University Hospital (NUH) in Singapore on Saturday, several working cabinet ministers had arrived at the location where Ani Yudhoyono was receiving treatment for almost four months.

Those present comprised Coordinating Minister for Political, Legal, and Security Affairs Wiranto, Finance Minister Sri Mulyani, and Minister of Defense Ryamizard Ryacudu.

Numerous other figures also present to pay their final respects included former minister of education and culture M. Nuh, former minister of foreign affairs Dino Patti Djalal, and former coordinating minister for people's welfare Agung Laksono.

Officials of the Democrat Party that arrived comprised Chairman of the Democratic Party DPP Dede Yusuf and Democratic Party Secretary General Hinca Panjaitan.

Democrat Party spokesperson Imelda Sari stated at a press conference at NUH in Singapore on Saturday that numerous ministers were present in NUH, and some others would also be arriving at the hospital where Ms Ani was undergoing treatment.

Sari remarked that currently, all members of the big families of Sarwo Edhi Wibowo, both sister and brother of Ani Yudhoyono, were already present at NUH, Singapore.

Until now, all members of the families are awaiting further plans over the repatriation of Ani Yudhoyono's body.

"We will inform about the next plan to the media colleagues, who have been here and look forward to further developments, and then directly communicate with Mr. (SBY) and also the family," he stated.

Ani Yudhoyono, whose full name is Kristiani Herrawati, died of blood cancer on Saturday, June 1, 2019, at 11:50 local time at NUH, Singapore.

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Translator: Eliswan Azly
Editor: Azizah Fitriyanti
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