At 4pm today, President Tony Tan Keng Yam issued a writ of election setting Nomination Day for next Wednesday (16 Jan). Polling day would be on 26 Jan.
Following the ““Palmer-Gate” incident, many opposition parties have claimed they will be sending candidates to contest Punggol East SMC if there is a by-election.
Here is my results prediction for a six-corner fight if all those who expressed interest proceed to contest:
What do you think?
It will be interesting to see how many of the opposition parties will really follow through to send a candidate on Nomination Day. Talk is cheap. Election deposit is S$16k.