Sulli's funeral to be held in private, Police requests autopsy warrant and more news
The agency conveyed her family’s wishes to carry out her funeral quietly. The proceedings will not be open to the press, and this includes the visitation and carrying of the casket out of the venue. Her family has also expressed that they do not want media coverage of the mourners who visit.
Police Request Autopsy Warrant For Sulli
On October 15, following Sulli’s passing, a source from the Seongnam Sujeong Police Station stated, “We are planning to conduct an autopsy if [Sulli’s] family consents to it.”
Several other sources from the Seongnam Sujeong Police Station shared with Newdaily, “We have yet to receive her family’s consent, but we requested a warrant for an autopsy to figure out the exact cause of her death. Whether or not the autopsy will be conducted depends on whether or not the warrant is issued.”
The court must approve and issue the warrant for the procedures to begin.
SM Entertainment Prepares Space For Fans To Pay Their Respects To Sulli
SM Entertainment announced that they have prepared a space for fans to pay their respects to Sulli.
Below is the agency’s full statement:
This is SM Entertainment.
Sulli has left our side.
We are filled with grief to have to share this unfortunate news with fans.
In accordance with her family’s thoughts, we have prepared the following space for fans, who have always given [her] generous support, to give their warm goodbyes to Sulli.
Fans can pay their respects [to Sulli] in Hall No. 7 (floor B1) of the Yonsei Funeral Hall on October 15 from 4 p.m. to 9 p.m. and October 16 from noon to 9 p.m. KST.
Once again, we express our sincere condolences.
IU’s “Peach” Reenters Charts As Many Listen In Remembrance Of Sulli
IU's song 'Peach' receives lots of attention recently, even re-enters music charts. This is because back in 2012, IU revealed that she wrote the lyrics while thinking about her friend, Sulli— The Seoul Story (@theseoulstory) October 15, 2019
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IU’s “Peach” has become a balm to the hearts of those mourning Sulli’s passing. The song, which is from IU’s 2012 album “The Spring of Twenty,” has even reentered Korean music charts as many have been listening to the song in remembrance of the late singer-actress.
At the time of release, IU revealed that she wrote the song for Sulli. She said, “I wrote the lyrics about Sulli from the point of view of a man.”
Sulli also talked about the song during an appearance on MBC’s “Radio Star” in August 2013. She said, “IU and I hosted a music program together, and she had told me that she would be writing a song for me. My fans call me ‘Peach,’ so when her new song came out, I called to ask her about it, and she confirmed that the song was for me.”
“The lyrics were all compliments, and things that IU unni would tell me whenever she saw me,” said Sulli. IU later penned her song “Red Queen” for Sulli as well.
Night Of Hate Comments" Cancels Upcoming Broadcast
JTBC’s “Night of Hate Comments” will not be airing this week.
The following announcement was uploaded on the show’s official homepage:
We express our deepest regrets about the sad news regarding Sulli, who appeared on ‘Night of Hate Comments’ as an MC.
The broadcast scheduled for October 18 is cancelled.
May she rest in peace.
The show has not commented on their plans regarding the pre-recorded episodes that have not aired yet.
Acc. to this article, an official from ent music industry stated #Sulli was having hard time due to malicious comments, she made it clear with this situation to the company (SM) through her manager. https://t.co/Bgb6dbpRu6 #KoreanUpdates VF pic.twitter.com/cx11jMBuli— KoreanUpdates! (@KoreanUpdates) October 15, 2019
Actually, #SM once announced they're taking legal action against the malicious comment but this will only direct to the comment with domestic IP. Most of malicious comment IP & using anonymous name is registered overseas and it's difficult to find. #KoreanUpdates VF— KoreanUpdates! (@KoreanUpdates) 15. Oktober 2019
And more written in the article, #Sulli kept asking for help, to agency &netizen, but the situation didn't change. She temporarily suspend her activities in 2014 fr a year. "If the company responded more aggressively &help her psychology, it actually could help" #KoreanUpdates VF— KoreanUpdates! (@KoreanUpdates) 15. Oktober 2019
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