Tag: Circuit Breaker Breakers

Masagos Zulkifli: 5% increase in people meeting together in week before circuit breaker restrictions lifted

Singapore—Although the country’s Minister for the Environment and Water Resources, Masagos Zulkifli, noted in a Facebook post that there were zero community cases of Covid-19 on Monday (June 1), according to the Ministry of Health, he also pointed out that there has been a...

Woman faces fine, jail for flouting CB rules to meet boyfriend

Singapore — So what’s harder, not seeing your significant other due to restricted movements during a pandemic, or paying a fine for breaking these rules? One woman is most likely spending some time figuring this out. Renukha Arumugam, 30, has been charged with flouting circuit breaker...

Netizens agree with ST Forum letter writer on doubling punishments for circuit breaker flouters

Singapore — The circuit breaker restrictions may be nearing an end but some Singaporeans continue to flagrantly flout rules. One netizen has taken to writing to The Straits Times (ST) to call for authorities to come down hard on circuit breaker flouters, even doubling...

Meme asks why foreigners aren’t fined for breaking circuit breaker rules

Singapore - Netizens highlighted the topic of special treatment towards foreigners in Singapore after a meme was posted on social media. On Sunday (May 17), Facebook page All Singapore Stuff uploaded a meme with the caption: Singkies break CB rule: Fine $300; AMDK break CB...

Netizens say the S$300 fine “doesn’t work”, urge Gov’t to increase penalty for CB flouters

Despite multiple reports of "Circuit Breaker Breakers" being fined S$300 for overstepping the rules put in place to limit the spread of Covid-19, some netizens have now come to the conclusion that the fine simply "doesn't work." After a netizen shared a video of a...

Woman in mall without mask: Individual criticised for posting video

Singapore -- An individual who posted a video of a woman walking around a mall without a mask has been criticised for shaming her. The Facebook user had uploaded the video on Thursday (April 30) on the All Singapore Stuff, an online page where just about...