PARLIAMENTARY GENERAL ELECTION 1997
CHENG SAN GRC
[Malay candidate required]

Voters: 103,323

Polled: 99,497 (96.3%)

People's Action Party Workers' Party
LEE Yock Suan, 50
Cabinet Minister [M]Cheng San
Joshua Benjamin JEYARETNAM, 70
Lawyer [M]
HENG Chiang Meng, 51
Executive director [M]Jalan Kayu
TAN Bin Seng, 45
Medical doctor [M]
Michael LIM Chun Leng, 35
Cardiologist [M]Punggol Central
TANG Liang Hong, 61
Lawyer [M]
YEO Guat Kwang, 35
Assistant director [M]Punggol South
HUANG Seow Kwang, 48
Businessman [M]
ZAINUL ABIDIN bin Mohamed Rasheed, 48
General manager [M]Punggol East
ABDUL RAHIM bin Osman, 39
Materials controller [M]
53,553 (54.8%) 44,132 (45.2%)

People's Action Party wins by margin of 9,421 (9.6%)

Workers' Party offered & accepted 1 NCMP seat

Valid votes: 97,685 (98.2%)

Rejected votes: 1,812 (1.8%)

Previous GE 1991: PAP won 64.1% (swing -9.3%)

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