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New PAP candidates for next GE already on the ground: Ng Eng Hen

Published on Mar 23, 2014 8:25 PM
 
Potential People's Action Party candidates are already active on the ground, ahead of the next General Election, said party organising secretary Ng Eng Hen. -- ST FILE PHOTO: KUA CHEE SIONG

Potential People's Action Party candidates are already active on the ground, ahead of the next General Election, said party organising secretary Ng Eng Hen.

Their earlier-than-usual deployment was in response to feedback after the 2011 General Election, he said in an interview published in Chinese daily Lianhe Zaobao on Sunday.

Then, many Singaporeans had said that the PAP should send people to grassroots organisations as early as possible.

"We have already begun doing this and several candidates are already active within the grassroots organisations," said Dr Ng, who is also Defence Minister.

 
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