Rochor Centre's iconic blocks disappear

After months of demolition works, the colourful blocks of Rochor Centre are no longer part of the city skyline

Floor by floor, the iconic rainbow-coloured Rochor Centre came tumbling down.

Over nine months since June 26 last year, excavators clawed at the four public housing blocks until there was nothing left: first with the blue and yellow ones, then the green and red.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on April 08, 2019, with the headline 'Rochor's iconic blocks disappear'. Print Edition | Subscribe