11 May '11, 9pm

PAP's Lim Hwee Hua: "It is a surprise for us that the resentment is so deep"

SINGAPORE - She said that she had been caught by surprise. Surprise at how deep the resentment and unhappiness against the People's Action Party (PAP) ran among residents in Aljunied Group Representation Constituency (GRC). Speaking to the media yesterday for the first time since the General Election, Minister in the Prime Minister's Office and Second Minister for Finance and Transport Lim Hwee Hua said that she always knew "it was a close fight" they had on their hands against the Workers' Party team lead by its secretary-general Low Thia Khiang and Singapore's first female full minister said she was "disappointed at the outcome". "We had spent the last five years working hard, trying to understand - in the areas where there are gaps - what the problems were, what the deficiencies were, and to address those," she recalled. "We have also, of course, been trying to engage t...

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