Singapore GE: Potential PAP new faces spotted with MPs at events

Several seen in walkabouts in past 2 weeks; PAP mum about where they could be fielded

Above: Changi Airport Group vice-president Poh Li San, who has recently appeared in Sembawang GRC, distributing care packs to cleaners last Saturday. ST PHOTO: NG SOR LUAN Left: Home Affairs and Law Minister K. Shanmugam with Mr Derrick Goh, managing
Home Affairs and Law Minister K. Shanmugam with Mr Derrick Goh, managing director and head of group audit at DBS Bank, at a walkabout in Chong Pang last Saturday. Mr Goh could be a potential new PAP candidate for Nee Soon GRC. PHOTO: K SHANMUGAM / FACEBOOK
Above: Changi Airport Group vice-president Poh Li San, who has recently appeared in Sembawang GRC, distributing care packs to cleaners last Saturday. ST PHOTO: NG SOR LUAN Left: Home Affairs and Law Minister K. Shanmugam with Mr Derrick Goh, managing
Above: Changi Airport Group vice-president Poh Li San, who has recently appeared in Sembawang GRC, distributing care packs to cleaners last Saturday. ST PHOTO: NG SOR LUAN
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Potential new election candidates from the ruling People's Action Party (PAP) were spotted at community events and walkabouts over the past two weeks, amid expectations that the general election will be held in the next few months.

In Nee Soon GRC, Home Affairs and Law Minister K. Shanmugam was seen in his Chong Pang ward last Saturday with Mr Derrick Goh, 51, vice-chairman of Gambas-Yishun Citizens' Consultative Committee (CCC) and managing director and head of group audit at DBS Bank.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on March 23, 2020, with the headline Singapore GE: Potential PAP new faces spotted with MPs at events. Subscribe