06 May '11, 10pm

[CNA] GE: Record 2.2 million Singaporeans to vote in General Election

SINGAPORE: A record 2.21 million voters will cast their votes on Saturday to elect the 12th Parliament. The number of voters this year is almost double the number of voters seen in the last General Election in 2006. It's believed that one in four, or some 600,000 voters, are between the ages of 21 and 35. In this election, 82 seats out of 87 are contested. This makes 2011 General Election the most contested polls since Independence. This election sees 15 Group Representation Constituencies (GRCs) and 12 Single Member Constituencies (SMCs). Only one, the Tanjong Pagar GRC, led by Minister Mentor Lee Kuan Yew, is uncontested - which resulted in a walkover. Among the GRCs, Pasir Ris-Punggol - with six members - has the most number of voters with 168,911. That GRC is lead by Deputy Prime Minister Teo Chee Hean. The GRC to watch is going to be Aljunied GRC, where the Workers' P...

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