20 Sep '11, 10am

#Tragic #death of #China mum and #girl: It's not easy for #immigrants in S'pore

#Tragic #death of #China mum and #girl: It's not easy for #immigrants in S'pore

STOMPer aliened feels that the tragedy of China-born Madam He and her daughter falling to their deaths from their Bukit Batok flat could have been avoided if they had felt more welcomed in Singapore. In April this year, 45-year-old housewife He Xuejing fell to her death with her 8-year-old daughter Peiqin . It was established that Madam He was carrying her daughter as she jumped. According to Madam He's husband, Mr Bao Xiaoming, she had told him that Peiqin was 'not welcomed in her school'. The family from China had moved here 15 years ago. Madam He was initially positive about the move, but her husband revealed that since last year, she had lost her enthusiasm for living in Singapore and was easily agitated. STOMPer aliened comments: "We are often too quick to judge foreigners in Singapore, usually for the worse. "But we tend to forget that there could be grave consequenc...

Full article: http://singaporeseen.stomp.com.sg/stomp/sgseen/this_urban...

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