During the 2016 National Day Rally, Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong was speaking half way about the elected Presidency when suddenly his face tensed up and his speech started to slur.
After which he appeared to swap to the side before the camera view was taken away from him.
Netizens speculated that Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong may have suffered a stroke but that cannot be confirmed. There is currently little new information on his well-being.
In a brief statement released on his Facebook, the PMO office said:
“PMO Statement: PM Lee took ill while speaking at National Day Rally. The medical team is attending to him right now. They assess that his condition is not serious. PMO will update in due course.”