04 Feb '12, 4am

PAP founding chairman Toh Chin Chye dies

PAP founding chairman Toh Chin Chye dies

Dr Toh struggled for Singapore's independence and served as deputy prime minister. But he would later become a critic of the People's Action Party he helped found. -- SPH FILE PHOTO By Li Xueying, Assistant Political Editor For much of independent Singapore's history, Dr Toh Chin Chye captured Singaporeans' imagination as a pugnacious fighter - one who struggled for Singapore's independence, manoeuvred against the communists and, later, criticised the People's Action Party (PAP) that he helped found. On Friday, the old political warrior breathed his last at 9.30am. The founding chairman of the PAP and former deputy prime minister died at his home in Hillcrest Estate. He was 90. He is survived by his son-in-law Johnny Ng Kim Kiat, 41, a property developer, and four grandchildren aged four to 15. They live next door to Dr Toh Chin Chye, who lived alone, aided by a maid. Dr T...

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