Former Chief of Army Ng Chee Meng, who stepped down recently, has been announced as a PAP candidate for Pasir-Ris Punggol GRC.
He will team up with former Chief of Navy Teo Chee Hean, who is currently Singapore’s Deputy Prime Minister, Coordinating Minister for National Security, Home Affairs Minister.
Others in the 6-member team include: Ms Sun Xueling, an investment director with Temasek Holdings, Minister for Trade and Industry Teo Ser Luck, Dr Janil Puthucheary, and NTUC Assistant Secretary-General Zainal Sapari.
The PAP team won in Pasir Ris-Punggol GRC in the 2011 GE, beating the challengers from the Singapore Democratic Alliance (SDA) with 64.79 per cent of the votes.
Mr Teo Ser Luck has asked Singaporeans to put their confidence in the PAP.
“If you look at our track record, we’ve always fulfilled what we’ve said we would do… We have a strong, positive agenda that will take Singapore forward.”