28 Apr '11, 4pm

Ministers come under heavy fire at SDP rally #SGelections

Ministers come under heavy fire at SDP rally #SGelections

SINGAPORE'S cabinet ministers were taken to task on Thursday at the Singapore Democratic Party's (SDP) first rally for the General Election, for being incompetent and undeserving of their high salaries. All of the SDP's 11 candidates, who are running in two GRCs and two SMCs, addressed a crowd that filled up about two-thirds of a football field at a rally site next to the Commonwealth MRT station on Thursday night. Minister for National Development Mah Bow Tan came under the heaviest fire, as SDP candidates accused him of negligently allowing the price of HDB flats to become unaffordable for young couples in Singapore. Health Minister Khaw Boon Wan was again taken to task for alleged comments he had made about nursing homes. SDP's James Gomez claimed Mr Khaw had suggested Singaporeans send their aged parents to homes not just Johor Baru but also to Bintan and Batam. The mi...

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