27 Apr '11, 2am

Chia Shi Lu is new candidate for Tanjong Pagar GRC

Chia Shi Lu is new candidate for Tanjong Pagar GRC

THERE were tears and drama as a surprise appearance was made by Dr Chia Shi Lu, a doctor from Singapore General Hospital, at the PAP's Queenstown branch early Wednesday morning. The 40-year-old, who is single, is replacing Mr Baey Yam Keng in the five-man Tanjong Pagar GRC, after Mr Baey was swopped to Tampines to replace unionist Steve Tan, who dropped out. Activists and supporters were told to meet at 8am for an emotional Mr Baey to make the announcement. Some supporters were in tears, said one senior activist. Another said Mr Baey was fighting back tears as he broke the news. 'He built a family here, and now he has to build a new family somewhere else,' the activist said. As buses and vans moved activists, supporters and the new candidates out to the nomination centre at the Singapore Chinese Girls' School, posters with the faces of the team, including Mr Baey's, were n...

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