Senior Lawyer Adnan Buyung Nasution Passed Away

Mufti Sholih    •    Rabu, 23 Sep 2015 15:05 WIB
adnan buyung nasution passed away
Senior Lawyer Adnan Buyung Nasution Passed Away
Senior lawyer Adnan Buyung Nasution. (Photo: Antara / M Irfan), Jakarta: Adnan Buyung Nasution, 81-year old senior lawyer, passed away on Wednesday (9/23/2015), at Pondok Indah Hospital (RSPI), South Jakarta.

"Correct, he passed away at 10.15 WIB," said Rika, Adnan's personal secretary, when confirmed by, Wednesday morning.

Adnan Buyung Nasution passed away in Pondok Indah Hospital, South Jakarta, Wednesday, September 23, at 10.15 WIB. He passed away after being treated for almost five days. Buyung previously complained of feeling pain on his teeth. He also has a kidney and heart problem.

Several public figures were struck by his death, including the non active deputy chairman of the Anti Corruption Agency, Bambang Widjojanto.

In the eyes of Bambang, Buyung is a role model, as he was considered to have a strong character which colored the political situation and law in Indonesia.

"He was a figure in the Republic who has an irreplaceable political and law character. He has placed an attitude and struggle which is partly dedicated in the Law Assistance Foundation (LBH)," said Bambang.

Adnan Buyung was known as a famous and senior lawyer. He was also listed as the Jakarta Law Assistance Foundation. Aside from that, he was also recorded to be active in the political activities in Indonesia. Adnan Buyung Nasution was also known as the founder and Chairman of the Ampera Initiators Movement, as well as the member of the Action Command of Gestapu Eradication.