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Number of rat burrows “very alarming”: expert

The National Environment Agency (NEA) has found 10,000 rat burrows around the island in just the two months of October and November last year. This is up from 6,400 burrows in the same period in 2013. It also received 4,106 complaints about rats in 2014, about 35 per cent more than the 3,031 complaints in 2013, the Straits Times reported. …

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Forget fishball stick, PM Lee, now its the rat infested hill

Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong in his National Day Rally speech 2014, brought up a story of a fishball stick being left along the walkway at Bukit Gombak MRT Station and had not been cleared after two days, The reason for the stick for not being cleared after two days as given by Mr Lee was, “On the left of the …

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Rats, Food and MRT Stations

By Tan Cheng Bock I have written on this subject before but recent rat colonies found near Bukit Batok MRT Station prompted me to revisit this issue.The photo below of rats caught by pest control unit so close to Bukit Batok MRT station is a warning sign of more things to come if we do not take measures to control …

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