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Little India riot press conference, Dec 18, 2013

Little India riot press conference, Dec 18, 2013
Live updates from today’s briefing at the Police Headquarters on the sale and consumption of alcohol in Little India
Published: 4:34 PM, December 18, 2013

SINGAPORE - A press conference on the sale and consumption of alcohol in Little India will be held at 5pm at the Police Headquarters. The conference will be chaired by Deputy Commissioner of Police T Raja Kumar, together with representatives from the Land Transport Authority and Ministry of Manpower.  

This follows the riot involving a mob 400 men at Little India on Dec 8. It was sparked off by a traffic accident involving 33-year-old Sakthivel Kumaravelu.

Below are the live updates from the press conference.