14 Apr '11, 3am

Tin Pei Ling: He's just a friend, not my boyfriend Is it wise to be interviewed by… The New Paper? #sgelections

Tin Pei Ling: He's just a friend, not my boyfriend Is it wise to be interviewed by… The New Paper? #sgelections

Ms Tin Pei Ling has been the subject of netizen attacks. She broke her silence in an interview with Lianhe Zaobao on April 13. Below is an edited translation: HE WAS never my boyfriend. Netizens had posted a picture of Ms Tin Pei Ling, People's Action Party’s youngest candidate in about 40 years, standing next to a man. They claimed the man was once her boyfriend and that she had dumped him to marry her husband, Mr Ng How Yue, 40, principal private secretary to Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong. Ms Tin, 27, said she learnt of the rumours from a friend. She added: "The person in the photo is just my friend. He works for a community club. We took that photo during one of the grassroots leaders' wedding. "Netizens said that he was my boyfriend and even made up a name for him. I was thinking to myself, when did he change his name without me knowing about it? "They even said that ...

Full article: http://tnp.sg/content/tin-pei-ling-hes-just-friend-not-my...

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