Current batch of NMPs more outspoken in Parliament

The People's Action Party's Mr Lim Biow Chuan singled out NMP Kuik Shiao-Yin (pictured) for her speeches on the youth.
The People's Action Party's Mr Lim Biow Chuan singled out NMP Kuik Shiao-Yin (pictured) for her speeches on the youth.PHOTO: GOV.SG/YOUTUBE

Mr Azmoon Ahmad did not plan on becoming a Nominated MP.

In fact, when Dr Yaacob Ibrahim, then the Minister-in-charge of Muslim Affairs, approached him two years ago and suggested he apply to become one, he initially said no.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on May 23, 2018, with the headline 'This batch more outspoken in Parliament'. Print Edition | Subscribe