27 Oct '11, 12pm

Burst pipe floods casino entrance

By Rennie Whang The New Paper Thursday, Oct 27, 2011 SHE had stepped outside the casino at Resorts World Sentosa (RWS) on Sunday to buy 4D. When she returned 20 minutes later, she was surprised to be redirected to the VIP entrance. Miss Tan, 32, who declined to give her full name, isn't a high-roller or a celebrity. So she was wondering why - until she saw the water. The main entrance of the gambling hall was flooded, with water levels just below the ankle. Said the customer services officer: "There was quite a lot of water, all the way up to the membership counter. "People couldn't walk in and out of the casino freely. I had time, so I could walk one big round to the VIP entrance. "First-timers might not have been able to find their way, but there were staff members around to guide them." An RWS spokesman said that water leakage had resulted from a sprinkler pipe that had...

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straitstimes.com 27 Oct '11, 6am

Flash floods were reported along the Shenton Way area, following heavy rains on Thursday afternoon. Contributors to citize...