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Law to come down hard on those who abuse virus relief fund: Shanmugam

Mr Shanmugam says some of the offenders have since come forward to return the money as they did not need it. He says no action would be taken against them, though technically they have committed an offence.


HOME Affairs Minister K Shanmugam has warned that the government will "come down quite hard" on people who abuse the Covid-19 Temporary Relief Fund.

"We take this very seriously," he said at a "door-stop" interview via Zoom video conference, adding that the culprit would...

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