16 May '11, 11pm

Maid's body found in water tank of Woodlands HDB flat; Bangladeshi worker arrested

Maid's body found in water tank of Woodlands HDB flat; Bangladeshi worker arrested

Any health risk? It depends on the facts A DOCTOR specialising in infectious diseases advised residents of the Woodlands block where a body was found in a water tank to stay calm as the full facts were not yet known. Two critical issues were: how long the body was in the tank and the extent of decomposition. The doctor said that if a body was submerged for more than 24 hours, there could be bacterial contamination caused by decomposition and the water would smell too. But information pieced together from residents of Block 686B, Woodlands Drive 73 yesterday suggests that the body might have been in the tank for only a few hours. Some said they heard screams at 7am, and the police were informed about the body at 10am. Water supply from the rooftop tanks was cut off at 11am. The doctor who spoke to The Straits Times said: 'If there is bacterial contamination of the water, th...

Full article: http://www.straitstimes.com/BreakingNews/Singapore/Story/...

Tweets

Dead body found in Woodlands’ HDB water tank | SingaporeScene - Yahoo! News

Dead body found in Woodlands’ HDB water tank | ...

sg.news.yahoo.com 17 May '11, 4am

A 27-year-old Bangladeshi worker is suspected of the murder. (AFP file photo) When residents of a Woodlands HDB block of f...

Body found in rooftop water tank

channelnewsasia.com 16 May '11, 9am

SINGAPORE: A 30-year-old Indonesian woman was found dead in a water tank on the rooftop of Blk 686B Woodlands Drive 73. Po...

Water supply restored to block where body found...

channelnewsasia.com 17 May '11, 1pm

SINGAPORE : Water supply has been restored to Block 686B, Woodlands Drive 73, where a dead body was found in the water tan...

Female corpse found in Woodlands rooftop water ...

asiaone.com 16 May '11, 2pm

SINGAPORE - A female corpse abandoned in a rooftop tank of a Woodlands HDB block may have tainted the drinking water of 70...

Maid's body dumped in tank: How did killer get ...

singaporeseen.stomp.com.sg 18 May '11, 2am

After reading news about the body of a maid found in a water tank on the roof of Block 686B Woodlands Drive 73, STOMPer cu...

Straight out of a horror movie: Female CORPSE f...

asiaone.com 16 May '11, 12pm

SINGAPORE - A female corpse abandoned in a rooftop tank of a Woodlands HDB block may have tainted the drinking water of 70...

Corpse found in Singapore building's water tank...

sg.news.yahoo.com 17 May '11, 7am

A corpse has been found in a Singapore apartment building's water storage tank after residents complained of yellow, foamy...

Water at Woodlands block where dead body was fo...

straitstimes.com 18 May '11, 1am

The body of an Indonesian maid was found in a water tank on the roof of Block 686B Woodlands Drive St 73. -- ST PHOTO: CAR...

Residents of a Johor apartment block found a de...

straitstimes.com 18 May '11, 12am

RESIDENTS of a Johor apartment block found a dead body in the block's water tank on Monday, after they complained of a red...

Water tank in Woodlands where body of Indonesian maid was found could be taken out of use

Water tank in Woodlands where body of Indonesia...

straitstimes.com 21 May '11, 4am

Town councils looking to step up supervision of rooftop work TOWN councils may soon step up supervision for work carried o...

Water supply restored but some residents still ...

todayonline.com 18 May '11, 2am

SINGAPORE - The water supply to their homes might have been restored yesterday - following the gruesome discovery of a bod...

Maid's body in water tank: MP drinks tap water from Woodlands block to show that its' safe

Maid's body in water tank: MP drinks tap water ...

singaporeseen.stomp.com.sg 20 May '11, 2am

Member of Parliament for Sembawang GRC, Mr Vikram Nair, drank tap water from a unit at Block 686B Woodlands Drive 73 to as...

OMG. Maid's body found dumped in an HDB water tank in Woodlands! No foolproof way to restrict HDB roof access

OMG. Maid's body found dumped in an HDB water t...

asiaone.com 18 May '11, 1am

Above: Police removing the body of an Indonesian maid found in a water tank (right) on the roof of Block 686B, Woodlands D...

Woodlands residents want new water tank

channelnewsasia.com 21 May '11, 3pm

SINGAPORE: Residents of Woodlands block 686B are pressing for a new water tank to replace the one where an Indonesian maid...

New NOW YOU KNOW ep! World's biggest boobs, Osa...

clicknetwork.tv 20 May '11, 8am

Some of the news you might have missed over the week - World's biggest boobs, Osama's porn collection, and a dead body fou...