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Geylang Serai

May 1960
Jun 1, 2018 5:50 AM

Named for the fragrant herbs that flavour many a local dish, Geylang Serai (lemongrass or citronella), was a small settlement on the banks of the Geylang River that dated back to the 19th Century. Some suggest that 'Geylang' comes from the Malay word kilang and the area was in fact named for the

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