11 Dec '13, 4am

Singapore bans alcohol in riot district as more arrests are made

Singapore bans alcohol in riot district as more arrests are made

Photographer: Nicky Loh/Getty Images People drink and talk on the phone in Little India in Singapore on Dec. 9, 2013. People drink and talk on the phone in Little India in Singapore on Dec. 9, 2013. Close Close Open Photographer: Nicky Loh/Getty Images People drink and talk on the phone in Little India in Singapore on Dec. 9, 2013. Singapore will ban the sale and consumption of alcohol in the Little India district this weekend as more arrests were made after the nation’s first riot in more than four decades. Eight more Indian nationals were detained, the Singapore Police Force said on its Facebook page today. Three will be charged in court today, one is out on bail and four were released because they were not involved. Twenty-four Indian nationals were charged with rioting in the Singapore Subordinate Courts yesterday. “Alcohol consumption was a contributory factor” to the...

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