DISTRICT 23 - CHOA CHU KANG

One of those out-of-the-way residential districts, Choa Chu Kang was originally a kampung area with rubber plantations. There’s nothing particularly of note here, but if you’re ever in the vicinity, you may find yourself surrounded by guys in National Service uniforms heading to their various military training camps.
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Traffic collision sends SMRT bendy bus careening onto pavement in Chua Chu Kang

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Traffic collision sends SMRT bendy bus careening onto pavement in Chua Chu Kang

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