23 Mar '11, 9am

My one-word rebuke: Mas......... DPM Wong Kan Seng fires salvo at the opposition

My one-word rebuke: Mas......... DPM Wong Kan Seng fires salvo at the opposition

Deputy Prime Minister Wong Kan Seng fired a salvo at opposition parties. -- PHOTO: ZAOBAO View more photos DEPUTY Prime Minister Wong Kan Seng fired a salvo at opposition parties on Wednesday. He accused them of wanting to capture a group representation constituency (GRC) for the wrong reasons. 'Some say they are doing it for party renewal, some want to be the first ones to do so, but what is the election about? Is it about the ambitions of a political party or individuals to make history?' said Mr Wong, who is also Coordinating Minister for National Security, and an MP in Bishan-Toa Payoh GRC. He was referring to comments made by opposition leaders Low Thia Khiang of the Workers' Party and Chiam See Tong of the Singapore People's Party in recent weeks on their plans to possibly contest in a GRC. He urged voters to back the stronger team that can serve them better, and not...

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