Mum managed to get family to live on $800 a month so dad could recover from drug addiction

Ms Ranjit Kaur had to decide how far she was prepared to sacrifice her children's well-being to support her husband's long recovery. ST PHOTO: ONG WEE JIN
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SINGAPORE - Ms Ranjit Kaur was so bent on getting married that she ran away from home at age 21.

But during her wedding reception in a community centre, with more than 200 guests in attendance, her groom was nowhere to be found. That night in 1987, Mr Ranjit Singh had stolen away to binge on heroin.

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