Tanglin-Cairnhill residents raise S$200k for needy

Residents in Tanglin-Cairnhill Constituency, which comes under Tanjong Pagar GRC, raised some S$200,000 for the needy on Saturday evening through a fund-raising Gala Dinner and Fashion Show titled “Bollywood Cutting Edge”.

MP for Tanjong Pagar GRC and SINDA President Indranee Rajah was the surprise of the evening, as she belted out songs in both Tamil and Hindi as part of the fund-raising efforts.

The event was to raise funds for the Tanglin-Cairnhill CCC Community Development & Welfare Fund and the Singapore Indian Development Association (SINDA).

Deputy Prime Minister and Finance Minister Tharman Shanmugaratnam graced the event.

A Bollywood fashion show featuring collections from well-known designers was also held.

This article was first published on CNA