Results: The People’s Action Party takes 83 of the 89 seats and has won Punggol East SMC over from the Workers’ Party. The remaining 6 seats are taken by the Workers’ Party who has retained Aljunied GRC and Hougang SMC.
It’s not quite the watershed election that everyone was expecting.
But, it makes for excellent psychological and sociological research fodder. How did a watershed election turn into a landslide victory for the ruling party? And, how did only so few see this coming?