18 Jul '11, 2am

Many bid final goodbyes to the KTM railway tracks

SINGAPORE - Hordes of people - including three presidential hopefuls and National Development Minister Khaw Boon Wan - turned up yesterday to bid a nostalgic goodbye to the KTM railway tracks, which will be closed from today for works. A three-kilometre stretch of the tracks - from Rifle Range Road to the Rail Mall - will remain open till the end of the month. Many were with their family and dogs - after Mr Khaw had invited people to bring their pets and join him for the walk - to take one last jaunt along the 26-km green stretch. For some, it had been a regular haunt. Others showed up out of curiosity. Those who spoke to Today reiterated their hope that the stretch would be conserved. Ms Christine Cai, a 26-year-old civil servant, acknowledged that it will not be possible to conserve the whole stretch. But she hoped that some parts could be conserved. She said: "This trac...

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