Raeesah Khan, darling of Singapore millennials, resigns as opposition MP after lying in parliament

A debutant Singaporean opposition MP hailed during last year’s election as one of the faces of the country’s politically awakened millennial generation has resigned, weeks after she admitted to lying to parliament when she admonished the police force for being insensitive towards a rape survivor.Observers had earlier said Raeesah Khan’s resignation would prove to be a major test for the Workers’ Party, to which she belonged. The party said in a statement that she had resigned from the party,…


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