21 Aug '11, 11am

Evening news: Netizens are outraged after Aljunied MP Chen Show Mao revealed that he was 'dis-invited' to an event...

Evening news: Netizens are outraged after Aljunied MP Chen Show Mao revealed that he was 'dis-invited' to an event...

Netizens are outraged after MP Chen Show Mao commented on his Facebook page that he was dis-invited to events in his constituency. Chen, the Member of Parliament (MP) for Aljunied GRC, wrote a note on his Facebook page yesterday saying that event organisers in his constituency could "no longer have me show up at the event as they had originally hope". The event organisers had planned to hold a Seventh Month dinner on a hard court in the HDB estate, but was told by the Paya Lebar CCC (Citizens' Consultative Committee under the People's Association) that "as a condition for receiving CCC approval to use the venue, they may no longer invite their MP to the event". The MP said in his note that it pained him to see that the organisers were very embarrassed to give him the news and were "profusely apologetic". He adds that "this is not the first time it has happened since I was ...

Full article: http://news.insing.com/tabloid/aljunied-mp-dis-invited-to...

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