29 Dec '11, 12pm

Appointed Committee of Inquiry to investigate MRT breakdowns

Appointed Committee of Inquiry to investigate MRT breakdowns

Commuters at Bishan MRT station were crowding to get onto northbound trains headed towards Jurong East MRT. Services were intermittent and caused a heavy build up at the station. A three-man committee has been appointed by the Government to look into the two major MRT breakdowns-- ST PHOTO: MUGILAN RAJASEGERAN By Maria Almenoar A three-man committee has been appointed by the Government to look into the two major MRT breakdowns which occurred two weeks ago. Chief District Judge of the Subordinate Courts, Mr Tan Siong Thye, will chair the committee, supported by Nanyang Technological University school of aerospace and mechanical engineering's Professor Lim Mong King, and director of Prisons Mr Soh Wai Wah. They will look into the sequence of the events that led to the disruption, recommend ways to minimise the reoccurrences and methods on improving the management of similar ...

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