02 Apr '11, 3pm

Screen grabs:SM Goh Chok Tong's Facebook post online stir, saying new candidate Tin Pei Ling had been checked for trauma.

Screen grabs:SM Goh Chok Tong's Facebook post online stir, saying new candidate Tin Pei Ling had been checked for trauma.

A FACEBOOK post by Senior Minister Goh Chok Tong caused a stir among netizens and the media on Saturday, when he announced that People's Action Party new candidate Tin Pei Ling had been checked for trauma. But the joke was on them, when SM Goh clarified later that he had meant it as a 'tongue-in-cheek' post. On a status update posted around 5.30 pm on the MParader Facebook page, SM Goh said: 'Young Pei Ling has been traumatised. Saw her yesterday with trauma specialist, Fatimah. 'While doc examined her, I observed. Her initial hurt n pain have subsided. Gave her clean (bill) of health. In the process, discovered steel in her. She will grow in strength.' 'Fatimah' is Dr Fatimah Lateef, who is in SM Goh's Marine Parade GRC team of MPs. Ms Tin, 27, is slated to contest with the team in the coming election, taking over from retiring MP Matthias Yao. SM Goh's post triggered com...

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