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Bukit Batok Fire: Murali Says Sorry, But Shouldn't He Be Taken To Task?

Bukit Batok Fire: Murali Says Sorry, But Shouldn't He Be Taken To Task?

Now is this not putting the blame somewhere else and refusing to take responsibility? We know that if this happened in a WP ward, the MPs there would definitely be taken to task and be accused of not doing their duty to ensure resident's safety, even though the problem lies with Town Council staff. What about Murali then? Would he be let off without a single admonishment?

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Non Compliance Of Fire Safety In Bukit Batok Fire, Why PAP MP Remains Quiet?

Non Compliance Of Fire Safety In Bukit Batok Fire, Why PAP MP Remains Quiet?

For sure, if it occurred in AHTC itself, WP will be questioned over and over, and motion filed in Parliament to accuse them of negligence of the highest order. After all, an oversight like this may cost lives, as it so nearly did in this particular incident. WP will be accused of not exercising due diligence.

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Another HDB Unit Catches Fire, 4 People Taken To Hospital

Another HDB Unit Catches Fire, 4 People Taken To Hospital

SCDF said they responded to a fire in a fifth-floor unit of Block 158 Yung Loh Road at about 7.45pm and put out the fire with a water jet. Of the four people taken to hospital, this include a woman who had to be rescued from a kitchen ledge by firefighters. She had apparently been on the ledge hanging on for dear life for about 20 minutes. Her neighbours saw her on the ledge, and notified the SCDF officers immediately.

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Huge Fire Broke Out In East Coast, Spans 2 Football Fields, Third Huge Fire In 1 Day

Huge Fire Broke Out In East Coast, Spans 2 Football Fields, Third Huge Fire In 1 Day

This was the third huge vegetation fire that occurred on Monday. Earlier in the day, two separate vegetation fires broke out along Jurong Road and Pang Sua Canal. The fire at Jurong apparently was as bog as 10 football fields. Investigations are still being carried out by the SCDF on all three fires.

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MAID FELL 7 STOREYS CLEANING WINDOW, SERIUOSLY INJURED

Based on photos taken on the scene of the incident, the maid had apparently fell into a neighbour's ground floor terrace. SCDF confirmed that they dispatched an ambulance to 2 Flora Drive at 12.05pm on Tuesday. A woman in her 20s was taken to Changi General Hospital and the hospital was on standby to receive her.

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MULTI VEHICLE PILE-UP LED TO A CAR WEDGED BETWEEN TWO DOUBLE DECKER BUSES

Two double decker bus sandwiched a car in an accident that occurred at Dunearn Road on Monday morning, in what was a multi vehicle pile up, in which two buses and three cars were involved.

SCDF was alerted to the accident at 8:40 am, and reported that a 64 year old male driver was taken to hospital conscious.

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BODY FOUND IN WATERS OFF SENGKANG PARK

A blue tent normally used by police to cover bodies was placed along a cycling and jogging track across the canal from Sengkang Riverside Park, near Sengkang Sports Centre. A police cordon stretching about 300m had also been set up. Residents and joggers were turned away from the cordon and have to make big detour into the residential areas which are a few hundred metres away.

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FIRE AT YUHUA VILLAGE FOOD CENTRE, ONE MAN INJURED

SCDF said that the fire involved an exhaust duct linked to one of the stalls. The injured man, in his 30s, was taken to Ng Teng Fong General Hospital for cuts to his right hand. A spokesman for the Jurong-Clementi Town Council said that the fire damaged the exhaust fan, metal roof and fittings of affected stalls. It said all stalls were closed on Wednesday, and some continue to be close do Thursday, while the gas supplier and electricians conducted another round of safety inspections.

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