29 Apr '11, 11am

GE: Disqualified Tanjong Pagar team returns donation #gesg #sgelections

GE: Disqualified Tanjong Pagar team returns donation #gesg #sgelections

SINGAPORE: The opposition team which was disqualified from contesting in Tanjong Pagar Group Representation Constituency (GRC) said it has returned about 80 to 90 per cent of the money it received from well-wishers. A member of the team, Mr Nazem Suki, formerly with the Singapore Democratic Alliance, said all in, the group received about S$80,000 in a span of about 24 hours. An online appeal for funds was made a day before Nomination. Mr Nazem said the biggest donation came from an individual who gave S$20,000 cash. He said the team is still waiting for some donors to verify their bank account numbers, before refunding the rest of the money. He added that some have declined to take back their donations. Mr Nazem said the team will donate any un-refunded monies to charity, by Saturday afternoon. The team was disqualified from contesting because it missed the deadline to sub...

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