27 Apr '11, 6am

Chia Shi Lu - from unknown to MP #SGelections

Chia Shi Lu - from unknown to MP #SGelections

IN 15 hours, orthopaedic surgeon Chia Shi Lu has gone from an unknown to a People's Action Party Member of Parliament. He was informed just last night that he would be needed to stand in Tanjong Pagar GRC as a candidate, and Dr Chia readily obliged. But he told reporters on Wednesday: 'I haven't just appeared... I've been helping out in Aljunied, active in the grassroots for the past two years.' The 40-year-old said he was not surprised by the sudden request to stand in Tanjong Pagar, which was returned unopposed. 'All of us are prepared for changes. The important thing is that we are able to get our people into government, because this is what we believe in. At the end of day, it is a party effort, we all listen to the Prime Minister, if he feels this is best strategy. It is my privilege to serve.' But Dr Chia faces challenges as he is new to the ground. 'I only met most ...

Full article: http://www.straitstimes.com/GeneralElection/News/Story/ST...

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