SHAH ALAM - THE family of cosmetics millionaire Datuk Sosilawati Lawiya has filed a RM60 million (S$26.1 million) lawsuit against six individuals suspected of being involved in her murder.

The suit, demanding damages, was filed by Sosilawati's children Erni Dekritawati Yuliana Buhari, Erwan Suwari Rizuwan, Md Erwan Nasri, Erni Erinawati Sofia, Erni Rineelawati and Siti Nur Fatimah through the firm of Messrs Kamarudin & Partners at the High Court here on Tuesday.

The suit named six individuals, who are the accused in the murder, as defendants.

Four of them are lawyers N. Pathmanaban, R. Kathavarayan, R. Matan and T. Thilaiyagan.

The suit also named K. Sarawanan dan you. Suresh, the two accused who pleaded guilty to a charge of disposing the bodies and ashes of Sosilawati and three others.

Sosilawati, 47, driver Kamaruddin Shamsuddin, 44, lawyer Ahmad Kamil Abdul Karim, 32, and CIMB officer Noorhisham Mohammad, 38, went missing on Aug 30 after they went to Banting in Selangor over a land deal.

Sosilawati's children file lawsuit