Daily Archives: 2012-07-07

Lack of Consultation in Chopping Down an Historic Tree

By Hidayah Amin– I write this letter with a heavy heart. I was born in Gedung Kuning (Yellow Mansion) that was acquired by the Singapore government in 1999 under the Land Acquisition Act. To commemorate my birth, my grandmother planted a mango seed in the garden in Gedung Kuning. This seed grew into a tree that bore sweet mangoes that …

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