Bukit Batok by-election: PAP, SDP to hold final rallies on Thursday

Bukit Batok by-election candidates Murali Pillai (left) and Chee Soon Juan speaking at rallies.
Bukit Batok by-election candidates Murali Pillai (left) and Chee Soon Juan speaking at rallies.ST PHOTOS: KEVIN LIM

SINGAPORE - The People's Action Party (PAP) and the Singapore Democratic Party (SDP) will hold their final rallies for the Bukit Batok by-election on Thursday (May 5).

Police said that the PAP's rally - its second of the hustings - will be at the Bukit Gombak Stadium, while SDP will stage its fourth rally of the campaign at an open field along Bukit Batok Industrial Park A.

Both rallies are scheduled to start at 7pm.

Friday (May 6) is Cooling Off Day, when candidates are not allowed to campaign. Polling Day is on Saturday (May 7) .

SDP chief Chee Soon Juan and the PAP's Murali Pillai are contesting in the by-election for the Bukit Batok Single-Member Constituency.