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SMRT to face S$1.9m in fines for 2 incidents in 2016 and 2017

One resulted in the death of 2 trainees, while the other was the tunnel flooding last year which affected 230,000 passengers

LTA said the tunnel flooding could have been prevented if the Bishan storm water sump pit and its pumping system were properly maintained.


RAIL operator SMRT faces fines totalling S$1.9 million for two incidents - an accident in March 2016 which resulted in the death of two SMRT trainees and the flooding incident in October last year which disrupted train services for about 231,000...

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