“I’ve spoken with the Warne household once more right this moment and so they have accepted my provide of a State Funeral to recollect Shane,” Andrews tweeted.
“It is going to be a possibility for Victorians to pay tribute to his contribution to his sport, to our state and the nation,” he wrote, including the main points could be finalised within the coming days.
Thai police have initiated a probe into Warne’s demise and an post-mortem is slated on Sunday earlier than repatriation.
There was an outpouring of tributes all around the world after the surprising demise of the 52-year-old cricket icon.
Exterior the Melbourne Cricket Floor’s Shane Warne statue, followers have continued to put floral tributes and different choices.
It has been additionally introduced by Andrews that MCG‘s Nice Southern Stand — the place he took his hat-trick and his 700th Check wicket — might be renamed the “SK Warne Stand”, in a everlasting tribute to the spin king from Victoria.