Jakarta, CNN Indonesia -- Diah Permana Rachmawati Soekarno or Rachmawati Soekarno died on Saturday (3/7) at around 06.15 WIB at Gatot Soebroto Hospital Jakarta.

Member of Commission VI of Gerindra Andre Rosiade Party faction stated that Rachmawati died from Covid-19. From the info he got on June 26, Rachmawati's CT value level was 22.8 and saturation was 83 percent.

" (Cause of death) Covid-19," he told CNNIndonesia.com, Saturday (3/7).

Confirmed separately, Sufmi Dasco Ahmad Vice Chairman of DPP Gerindra mentioned there is a possibility that Rachmawati will be buried in Karet, South Jakarta. However, he did not explain in more detail which TPU was intended.

" (The funeral) is probably in Karet," he replied in a brief message.

Rachmawati was one of Sukarno's daughters, she was born on September 27, 1950. The daughter of indonesian proklamator is the Chairman of the Bung Karno Education Foundation, as well as founding Bung Karno University along with several other figures.

In politics, he also founded his own party, the Pioneer Party, and did not join his sister Megawati Soekarnoputri in PDI Perjuangan.

From 2007 to 2009, he was trusted by President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono to serve on the Presidential Advisory Council.

Throughout her political journey, Rachmawati joined the Nasdem Party in 2013. He served as Chairman of the Advisory Council but did not last long. In August 2014, the NasDem Party's Central Leadership Council (DPP) removed the post because it was considered inconsistent.

Source : https://www.cnnindonesia.com/nasional/20210703092830-20-662641/rachmawati-meninggal-dunia-akibat-covid-19