14 May '18, 10am

SCDF NSF believed to have been thrown into well as part of ragging

As investigations into the death of Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) full-time national serviceman Kok Yuen Chin on Sunday, May 13 have started, the tradition of ragging is once again tossed into the spotlight. Shanmugam calls for audit after SCDF NSF’s death Advertisement Ragging tradition According to The New Paper , it understands the NSF was made to participate in ragging, which is also known as “hazing”. This is part of an informal celebration to commemorate his final duty. Kok was due to complete his full-time national service stint on Wednesday, May 16. Advertisement Different types of ragging activities Citing an unknown source, TNP said it is understood that ragging can take many forms in the SCDF. These acts can range from relatively harmless ones such as pinning somebody down and applying boot polish to their skin, to more extreme acts such as throwing someo...

Full article: https://mothership.sg/2018/05/scdf-nsf-thrown-into-well-d...

Tweets

SCDF NSF who died in pump well could not swim

tnp.sg 15 May '18, 6am

He could not swim, and had told his siblings in Melaka he was afraid of being thrown into the pump well when he returned t...

SCDF NSF DEATH: Pump well was about 12m deep, w...

channelnewsasia.com 14 May '18, 2pm

SINGAPORE: A Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) full-time national serviceman (NSF) died on Sunday (May 13) after being ...

SCDF ragging culture well-known

mothership.sg 15 May '18, 4pm

It appears that ragging culture in the Singapore Civil Defence Force has a long history and is something that takes place ...

Ragging rituals in SCDF under spotlight

straitstimes.com 15 May '18, 12pm

SINGAPORE - Ragging rituals entered the spotlight on Sunday (May 13) after one stunt went awry at Tuas View Fire Station, ...

SCDF NSF dies after being found unconscious at ...

channelnewsasia.com 14 May '18, 5am

SINGAPORE: A Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) full-time national serviceman (NSF) died on Sunday (May 13) after being ...

Another NSF has died. RIP.

channelnewsasia.com 14 May '18, 5am

SINGAPORE: A Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) full-time national serviceman (NSF) died on Sunday (May 13) after being ...

Do you think all forms of #ragging should be ba...

youth.sg 15 May '18, 11am

We have all heard or experienced some form of ragging at some point. You might have gotten your underwear ripped out on yo...

Ragging is a culture and a rite of passage: SCD...

straitstimes.com 14 May '18, 11am

SINGAPORE - Ragging fellow national servicemen is a culture and a rite of passage, according to former servicemen. While a...

SCDF NSF who died suffered facial & head injuries, 2 broken teeth: Family

SCDF NSF who died suffered facial & head injuri...

mothership.sg 15 May '18, 10am

The Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) full-time national serviceman (NSF) who died after he went inside the pump well a...

In 2015, SCDF NSFs thrashed bunk to celebrate l...

mothership.sg 14 May '18, 3pm

A Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) full-time national serviceman (NSF) Corporal Kok Yuen Chin died on Sunday, May 13, ...

Details of 5 reported cases of ragging in SCDF ...

mothership.sg 15 May '18, 4pm

In May 2010, two new officers were coerced by their colleagues to undergo an initiation session at the station’s pump well...

Civil defence NSF drowns after celebration gone wrong

Civil defence NSF drowns after celebration gone...

straitstimes.com 14 May '18, 9pm

April 2015: Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) officers filmed misbehaving and damaging property in a dormitory at the C...

‘Visible injuries’ on SCDF NSF’s body inflicted...

mothership.sg 15 May '18, 4pm

The “visible injuries” found on the body of the Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) full-time national serviceman (NSF) C...

SCDF NSF DEATH: 4 officers have had promotions ...

channelnewsasia.com 16 May '18, 12pm

SINGAPORE: Criminal proceedings may be launched against those found responsible for the drowning of a full-time national s...

AGC looking into criminal proceedings over SCDF...

mothership.sg 16 May '18, 2pm

Criminal proceedings over the death of a Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) full-time national serviceman (NSF) may be i...